Shipping a Frozen Mammoth

Over the next week or so,  while I am off on holidays,  I will be posting archaeological or historical  photos that I  love for one reason or another. This photo of a frozen mammoth in an ice block was taken by Devi on December 31, 2008.


  1. Bev

    The tusks weren’t actually sticking out like that. They were put in there to make it look cool and dramatic.

  2. […] she met with Bernard Buigues, a French path-finder who found several baby downy mammoths and one adult, that he named Jarkov, solidified in a Siberian permafrost. Buigues told her about a knowledge of […]

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