In Indonesia have found the oldest cave paintings

В Индонезии нашли древнейшие наскальные рисунки

Rock stencil paintings in a cave on the island of Kalimantan

In the mountain caves of East Kalimantan found images age about 40 thousand years.

In the cave on the island of Kalimantan in Indonesia, archaeologists have discovered possibly the earliest cave paintings. This is stated in the article of the journal Nature.

It is noted that in the mountain caves of the Indonesian province of East Kalimantan was discovered figurative paintings, whose age is at least 40 thousand years.

The figure shows animals that resembled cows. According to the magazine, until the earliest of the subject image in the world.

В Индонезии нашли древнейшие наскальные рисунки


Also found were the stereotyped image of the hands, the examination of which showed that probably they were created from 40 to 52 thousand years ago.

In the cave have been preserved and thousands of drawings later, created about 20 thousand years ago, which depict human figures.

Scientists have found a pattern which 73 thousand years

Earlier it was reported that archaeologists from Israel have discovered the oldest modern human outside Africa.

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