06 August 2013

Human head flint effigy from The Netherlands demonstrates the subtle artistry of portable rock art

Identified as a worked mini-sculpture of a human head profile looking left by archaeologist Jan van Es, The Netherlands. The small black dot on the upper left edge is a feature in the stone which serves as the person's "eye," with nose, mouth and chin completing the subtle but palpable image.

-kbj

1 comment:

  1. your blog is amazing! thank you so much for your creative inspirations and thank you for sharing

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