Sangiran 2

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Sangiran 2
Calvaria Sangiran II (B).jpg
Catalog no.Sangiran 2
SpeciesHomo erectus
Age0.7 - 1.6 mya
Place discoveredIndonesia
Date discovered1937
Discovered byG.H.R. von Koenigswald

Sangiran 2 is a fossilized upper cranium of a Homo erectus (Homo erectus erectus). It was discovered in Sangiran, Indonesia by G.H.R. von Koenigswald in 1937.

It is estimated to be between 0.7 and 1.6 million years old.

Its characteristics include a long low plane behind the orbits and inwardly sloping sides.

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