14,000-year-old rock art found in Spanish resort town
Rock paintings dating back about 14,000 years have been found in a cave in a Spanish seaside resort town, the local government announced Thursday.
|Cave engravings representing horses and goats, in the Armintxe cave |
in the Basque village of Lekeitio [Credit: AFP]
|The finds have astonished experts, who say they are among the most significant |
discovered in the Iberian peninsula [Credit: AFP]
|An annotated illustration of some of the etchings [Credit: AFP]|
The cave of Altamira with prehistoric bison paintings in Spain's Cantabria region is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Source: AFP [October 13, 2016]