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Wendel Collection

Niaux

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Overview

 

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Linked Files & Pages

Multimedia Files:

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[show MultiView of Salon noir I|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=c57e9f30-f78b-426d-b878-47867f0f9de7&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Salon noir II|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=ab11fea4-0714-4953-b6e8-c0d170bededf&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Salon noir III|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=cdb139d6-b0c3-40e0-88bc-6254c3cf7653&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Salon noir IV|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=f1cee4f1-c453-410b-9558-ca041b7eef37&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Salon noir V|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=78e5a870-4ade-4902-8a49-5dbd393a7fab&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Salon noir VI|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=81f8e725-ec74-4281-a0ee-a4061663f754&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false]

Additional Content

Apart from engravings, predominantly drawings with black paint were done. The so-called Black Saloon, whith its over 100 pictures, is the most important room in the cave. Engravings in the cave clay were also discovered. The central motifs are the bison and the horse. Style IV (15.000-11.500 BP)