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Did you know Indonesia also has a heritage site. This heritage site is the first hominid sites in Indonesia or so-called Sangiran Museum. Sangiran Museum is an archaeological site (Site Ancient Man) in Java, Indonesia. Sangiran is located in the northern city of Solo, and is about 15 miles (actually in the village Krikilan, excl. Kalijambe, Kab.Sragen). The gate at Sangiran Solo-lane highway near the border between Gemolong Purwodadi and Kalioso (Karanganyar District). This gate can be used as a marker to head Sangiran, Krikilan Village. The distance from the gate to the village of Sangiran site Krikilan ± 5 km. Sangiran Museum memunyai area of about 59, 2 km ² (SK Mendikbud 070/1997) is administratively included in two areas of governance, namely: Sragen (District Kalijambe, District Gemolong, and the District Plupuh) and Karanganyar District (District Gondangrejo), Central Java Province (Widianto & Simanjuntak, 1995). Sangiran Museum in 1977 appointed by the Minister of Education and Culture of Indonesia as a cultural heritage. Thus by the 20th Commission Session of World Heritage in Marida City, Mexico on December 5, 1996, set as one of Sangiran World Heritage “World Heritage List” No. 593. Thus in the Sangiran Museum is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site. In 1934 anthropologist Gustav Heinrich Ralph von Koenigswald started research in the area. In the following years, excavations discovered the fossil of the first human ancestors, Pithecanthropus erectus (“Java Man”). There are about 60 of them over other fossil fossils have been found in Meganthropus palaeojavanicus site. Presented at the museum Sangiran hominid history since about 2 million years ago to 200,000 years ago, the late Pliocene of time until the end of the middle Pleistocene. In this museum there are 13 086 collection of early human fossils and an upright hominid site the most comprehensive in Asia. It can also be found vertebrate fossils, fossils of water animals, rocks, fossils of marine plants and stone tools. Fossils found in Sangiran area represents 50% of fossils in the world and is 65% of the findings in Indonesia.

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To date have been found more than 13 685 2931 fossil fossils in Sangiran Museum there, the rest is stored in the warehouse. As the World Heritage List (World Heritage). Sangiran Museum has facilities including: the exhibition space (the human fossils, ancient animals), laboratories, warehouses fossil, chamber slide, tower view, the homestead Sangiran and souvenir stalls Sangiran. Included in the Sangiran fossils of Sangiran Museum collections, are: human fossils, among others: Australopithecus africanus, Pithecanthropus mojokertensis (Pithecantropus robustus), Meganthropus palaeojavanicus, Pithecanthropus erectus, Homo soloensis, Homo Neanderthals of Europe, Asia Homo Neanderthal and Homo sapiens. Vertebrate fossils, among other namadicus Elephas (elephant), trigonocephalus Stegodon (elephant), Mastodon sp (elephant), palaeokarabau Bubalus (water buffalo), Felis palaeojavanica (tiger), Sus sp (pig), Rhinocerus sondaicus (rhino), Bovidae (cow, bull), and Cervus sp (deer and sheep). Water animal fossils, among others Crocodillus sp (crocodiles), fish and crab, shark teeth, sp Hippopotamus (hippopotamus), Mollusca (class Pelecypoda and Gastropoda), sp Chelonia (turtles), and foraminifera. Rocks, including meteorites / Taktit, Kalesdon, diatomaceous, Agate, amethyst, stone tools, such as flakes and blades. Shaved and the auger, rectangular axes, stone balls and ax-penetak perimbas. Sangiran privilege, according to research by experts on the ancient Earth had a stretch of ocean. As a result of geological processes and natural disasters Lawu eruption, Mount Merapi and Mount Merbabu, Sangiran into the Mainland. This is evidenced by the layers of soil-forming regions are very different from Sangiran soil elsewhere. Each soil layer was discovered the fossils by type and era. For example, many fossil animals found in the sea bottom soil layer, which was once a sea.

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