South African Cave Pebble Outshines Treasures At British Museum

South African Cave Pebble Outshines Treasures At British Museum
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LONDON (Reuters) – In a corner of the British Museum’s new South African exhibition, near an ancient golden rhino and a collection of apartheid-era campaign badges, sits a glass case holding a pitted, reddish-brown stone. It is the Makapansgat pebble, on display for the first time in its three-million-year history, curators reckon – an object that, in its own way, outshines the other treasures in the museum’s halls…

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