Mousterian

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Mousterian

or

Levalloiso-Mousterian:

see Paleolithic periodPaleolithic period
or Old Stone Age,
the earliest period of human development and the longest phase of mankind's history. It is approximately coextensive with the Pleistocene geologic epoch, beginning about 2 million years ago and ending in various places between
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6 Ka calBP, and also the last Neanderthals and their Late Mousterian industry.
Despite a high level of uncertainty, this result is compatible with the older chronology of the last interglacial when the cave was formed; it is also compatible with the Mousterian industry recovered from it.