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Cave Paintings Found In Mexico: 5,000 Ancient Works Depict Humans, Animals (PHOTOS)

Cave Paintings Found In Mexico: 5,000 Ancient Works Depict Humans, Animals (PHOTOS)

Australia- Aboriginal rock art

Australia- Aboriginal rock art

A hill in the northeast Argentina that holds cave paintings, which was considered to be a sacred place before the Incan conquest of the region in the 15th c. has been identified. Cerro Kawsay (Hill of Life, in the Quechua language) seems to have been a sacred place since between 900-1000 A.D, although it could be from the Formative period (500 A.D). Of the 329 chiseled or carved figures, 267 are zoomorphic and most are representations of llamas, linked to the origin myths of the Inca people.

A hill in the northeast Argentina that holds cave paintings, which was considered to be a sacred place before the Incan conquest of the region in the 15th c. has been identified. Cerro Kawsay (Hill of Life, in the Quechua language) seems to have been a sacred place since between 900-1000 A.D, although it could be from the Formative period (500 A.D). Of the 329 chiseled or carved figures, 267 are zoomorphic and most are representations of llamas, linked to the origin myths of the Inca people.

Nearly 5,000 ancient cave paintings have been discovered in Burgos, Mexico.The red, white, black and yellow images depict humans hunting, fishing, gathering, as well as deer, lizards and centipedes. The 4,926 paintings were discovered in 11 sites and are thought to have been created by at least 3 groups of hunter gatherers.  In one cave more than 1,550 images were found, including an image of an atlatl, a Hispanic weapon used for hunting that has not been seen before in paintings in the…

Archaeologists uncover nearly 5,000 cave paintings in Burgos, Mexico

Nearly 5,000 ancient cave paintings have been discovered in Burgos, Mexico.The red, white, black and yellow images depict humans hunting, fishing, gathering, as well as deer, lizards and centipedes. The 4,926 paintings were discovered in 11 sites and are thought to have been created by at least 3 groups of hunter gatherers. In one cave more than 1,550 images were found, including an image of an atlatl, a Hispanic weapon used for hunting that has not been seen before in paintings in the…

Pinturas rupestres, Baja California

Pinturas rupestres, Baja California

The Cave of the Swimmers, Egypt.   figures are about the size of a human hand.  The cave and rock art was discovered in 1933 by László Almásy.  The Neolithic rock paintings of people swimming, estimated to have been made 10,000 years ago during the most recent Ice Age. When found many people did not believe they could  represent actual swimmers. In 2007,Eman Ghoneim discovered an ancient Mega-Lake (30,750 km²) buried beneath the sand of the Great Sahara in the Northern Darfur region, Sudan.

The Cave of the Swimmers, Egypt. figures are about the size of a human hand. The cave and rock art was discovered in 1933 by László Almásy. The Neolithic rock paintings of people swimming, estimated to have been made 10,000 years ago during the most recent Ice Age. When found many people did not believe they could represent actual swimmers. In 2007,Eman Ghoneim discovered an ancient Mega-Lake (30,750 km²) buried beneath the sand of the Great Sahara in the Northern Darfur region, Sudan.

australian cave painting

australian cave painting

Ice Age Cave Paintings Altamira Spain      The Altamira paintings found in Northern Spain is presumed to be about 11,000-19,000 years old. It is supposed to have been painted by Magdalenian people between 16,000 and 9,000 BC. These paintings were first discovered by a Spanish archeologist named Don Marcelino.

Ice Age Cave Paintings Altamira Spain The Altamira paintings found in Northern Spain is presumed to be about 11,000-19,000 years old. It is supposed to have been painted by Magdalenian people between 16,000 and 9,000 BC. These paintings were first discovered by a Spanish archeologist named Don Marcelino.

A charcoal and ochre cave painting of Megaloceros from Lascaux, France

A charcoal and ochre cave painting of Megaloceros from Lascaux, France

Lascaux Cave Paintings - Virtual Tour. From: lascaux.culture.fr/  Music  'Lullaby' by Chorus of Tribes HE LASCAUX CAVES were discovered pure...

Lascaux Cave Paintings - Virtual Tour. From: lascaux.culture.fr/ Music 'Lullaby' by Chorus of Tribes HE LASCAUX CAVES were discovered pure...

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