A head of a woman of the lacustrine epoch from Auvergne (reconstructed by Kollmann and   Büchli )

A scheme showing the facial reconstruction of a woman of the lacustrine epoch (by Kollman and     Büchli). The inaccuracy of the reconstruction has been shown by Gerasimov (dotted line). Corrections are based on the analysis of radiographs of faces of modern women.

   

  

 
Mikhail Gerasimov’s Career
Mikhail Gerasimov as an Archaeologist
Reconstruction of the Face from the Cranium
The Predecessors
Elaboration of the method
Stages in the reconstruction process
Fields of application
Further development of the method
“Sinanthropus” (Member of the Species Homo Erectus)
Homo Neanderthalensis (Neanderthal man)
Neanderthal Child from Teshik-Tash
People of the Upper Paleolithic
People of the Mesolithic
People of the Early Iron Age
Drawings by M.M. Gerasimov