Hyper realistic reconstruction of an australopithecus africanus (Mrs Ples) based on cast of the skull STS5 discovered in 1947 in Sterkfontein, South Africa. The nickname Mrs. Ples is derived from Plesianthropus transvaalensis (a scientific designation for near-man from the Transvaal). The fossil STS5 is dated 2.1-2.7 million years B.P.
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