British Museum puts art from the Ice Age on show - Article Photos 8/10

An oldest known portrait of a woman, left, a miniature sculptured from mammoth ivory dates at least 27,000 old, and a sketched human face engraved on a flake of mammoth ivory, both discovered at Dolni Vestonice, Moravia, Czech Republic are seen on display in an exhibition 'Ice Age Art : arrival of the modern mind' at the British Museum in London, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013. The sculpture The exhibition present masterpieces create from the last Ice Age between 40,000 and 10,000 years ago, drawn from across Europe, by artists with modern minds and presented alongside modern works to illustrate the fundamental human desire to communicate and make art as a way of understanding ourselves and our place in the world. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)