Natural History Museum Of Zimbabwe

Re-Appraisal of the industry hitherto named the Proto-Stillbay by C.K.Cooke.

The industry found in the lower cave earth at the base of Bambata cavein Rhodhesia was named the Proto-Stillbay by the late Dr.Neville Jones (1940) after a site some 1600 miles to the south of Bukawayo in which this phase of the Stone age does occur.