Subjectivity in Stone Age art works such as figure stones, engravings, sculptures, effigies and curated manuports. See how images and icons have been realized in portable rock media since the dawn of humanity. Here, archaeologists and art historians are becoming aware of these forsaken artifacts. “And this our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in every thing." -in W. Shakespeare, As You Like It, 1599.
Denisovan Ancestry in East Eurasian and Native American Populations
Stacy Dodd and Rod Weber find, Jasper County, Missouri
The Old Route 66 Zoo, Site #23JP1222
In a known Paleolithic motif, the lion head facing right may be joined with another animal head which is facing left. This other animal may be an attempt at a 'horse.' Alternately, it may represent the haunches of the lion in a raised pre-pounce position.