28 June 2016

'Stone face mask puppet' from Arkfeld Site

'Stone face mask puppet'
Arkfeld Site, Clear Brook, Virginia

Perhaps an Ice Age child held this mask to her face and pretended to be the pointy-chinned character. Independent figure stone researcher Jan van Es of The Netherlands has noted the probable symbolic significance of the pairing of the triangle and circle as seen in the stone work to create the two eyes here.

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