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Pundo site, Nyanza Province, western Kenya

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Summary

Zooarchaeological analysis of Unit A at Pundo (GqJa4) shell midden in northern Nyanza province, western Kenya. Pundo was excavated by the British Institute in Eastern Africa under the leadership of Paul Lane (University of York). Faunal analysis was conducted by Mary Prendergast at the BIEA and National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi.


Cite this Record

Pundo site, Nyanza Province, western Kenya. ( tDAR id: 6648) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8833TFS


Keywords

Culture
Kansyore

Material
Fauna

Site Name
Pundo

Site Type
Shell Midden

Investigation Types
Collections Research

General
Faunal Analysis

Geographic Keywords
Nyanza Province, Kenya

Temporal Keywords
Later Stone Age


Spatial Coverage

min long: 33.961; min lat: -0.272 ; max long: 34.28; max lat: 0.058 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contributor(s): Mary Prendergast


Resources Inside this Project (Viewing 1-2 of 2)

Images

  1. Map of Winam Gulf showing site location

Datasets

  1. Faunal data from Pundo Unit A (all horizons)
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America