Anterior skull pit

Fossa cranii anterior

Skull pit, anterior

The anterior skull pit is formed by
Front: Silbensplattan (lamina cribrosa ) and brow bone (os frontale)
Post: of the small wings of the wedge bone (os sphenoidale). The border posterior towards the middle skull pit is sharply marked by the posterior edges of the small wedge-bones.
The undersides of the frontal lobes rest in the anterior skull pit.