Arthur Smith Woodward's reconstruction of the skull of Piltdown Man. Dawson's Dawn Man Believing the skull fragments and jawbone to be from the same individual, Smith Woodward made a reconstruction. It suggested an early human with a large brain, indicating a level of intelligence that set it clearly apart from the apes. The jawbone, ape-like but with human-looking teeth, linked the skull with its supposed evolutionary ancestors.
Forensic examination reveals identity of Piltdown hoax prime suspect
Forensic examination reveals identity of Piltdown hoax prime suspect Over 50 years after the Piltdown Man remains were exposed as fake, scientists have put amateur antiquarian and solicitor Charles Dawson in the frame