oa Annals of the Natal Museum - Mbabane Shelter and eSinhlonhlweni Shelter: the last two thousand years of hunter-gatherer settlement in the central Thukela Basin, Natal, South Africa

Volume 27, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0304-0798



Excavations at Mbabane Shelter and eSinhlonhlweni Shelter in the central Thukela Basin are reported. Both these sites postdate 2000 BP. The results of a lithic surface collection at Isifuthu Shelter are presented. These data are then brought together along with the existing information on farming communities of the area in a discussion on the recent hunter-gatherer history of the central Thukela Basin.

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