Prehistoric Bison Horncore





Horncore (cast) of a Late Pleistocene bison from South Dakota, item from Jones Fossil Farm, Worthington, MN.

Painting by Matthew Kalmenoff for a stamp in Animals of the Past Stamps (A Golden Playbook, Simon and Schuster, 1954).













Souvenir postcard (one of a set) from Montignac-sur-Vezere (Dordogne), France, showing a cave painting of an ancient bison presumably based on a living model.

Postcard from the George C. Page Museum of La Brea Discoveries showing a mounted skeleton of Bison antiquus, the Rancho La Brea Pleistocene “antique bison.”


Postcard (one of a set) showing part of a mural, “The Age of Mammals,” painted by Rudolph Zallinger for Yale University’s Peabody Museum of Natural History, including the Pleistocene Bison antiquus.