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Wendel Collection

Rouffignac

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Overview

 

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Linked Files & Pages

Multimedia Files:

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[show MultiView of Frise de onze Mammouths|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=23a70ee5-13c4-4033-a81b-ee7ce633112c&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Frise de trois Rhinoceros|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=f86a81c4-a941-425d-8862-2177de2883c7&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Grand Plafond I|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=f2ee08ff-903c-4214-a62c-d9e89560f8d2&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Grand Plafond II|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=e460bbec-f061-4826-8bc9-b438bfdbc591&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false] [show MultiView of Panneau du Patriarche|http://photosynth.net/embed.aspx?cid=961ca915-86de-4001-bc52-7add0f62b496&delayLoad=true&slideShowPlaying=false]

Additional Content

The central motif in this cave art is the mammoth. Aside from this motif a lot of rhinoceros are depicted. The illustrations were either drawn in black or engraved. Style IV (15.000-11.500 BP)