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11th September 2019, 15:18

7500 year old skull brought to life using modern reconstruction

She was in her 30s or 40s, and today she would be seven thousand five hundred years old. Calpeia is the first known Gibraltarian. Modelled from a skull found in 1996 using DNA samples and forensic evidence, the Museum team has reconstructed the visage of the woman who walked around the Rock millennia ago. The unveiling was timed to coincide with National Week.