parietal Linear engravings

GROTTICELLA BLANC-CARDINI

The two primary walls are covered with hundreds of deep incisions and some representational elements, such as stylized depictions of vulvas and penises, which confers to the compositions the nature of a potent sexual content.

Subject

Abstract

Category

Parietale

Raw material

Stone

Technique

Engraving

Layer

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Chronology

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Item code

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Relative chronology
Upper Generic Paleolithic

Many artistic products, originating either from poorly documented contexts or with attributes which cannot, with certainty, be ascribed to a particular cultural context, have been placed under this chrono-cultural definition.

Gallery
Bibliography
MARTINI F., 2016, L'arte paleolitica e mesolitica in Italia, Millenni. Studi di archeologia preistorica, 12, Firenze.
VICINO G., MUSSI M., 2012, Grotticella Blanc-Cardini aux Balzi Rossi (Ventimille, Italie), in CLOTTES J., ed., L'art pléistocène dans le monde, Actes Congr., IFRAO 2010 (abstract pp. 82-83), integrale in CD pp. 487-498.

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