Prehistoric tusk discovered in Florina mine

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Posted on November 14, 2018, 3:47 pm
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A prehistoric tusk was discovered on Wednesday at the mine of Amyntaion, Florina, by employees of the Public Power Corporation which operates the site, when they were clearing earth from a landslide.

The tusk is very good condition and has been transferred to the Paleontological-Historical Museum of Ptolemaida. The Ephorate of Palaeoanthropology and Speleology will examine the finding on site and perform conservation on the tusk.

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