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Yei Petroglyph

Discover the secret meaning of the mysterious Yei Symbol. Pictures and meanings of Native American Indian symbols including the Yei Symbol. The Yei Symbol meaning.

Cave paintings of the Baja Californian Peninsula. Although it isn't strictly speaking text or typography, it had the same role; communication.

A pictograph also known as pictogram is a symbol of the pictorial graphic system. It is a prehistoric drawing on ancient rocks and is essentially a picture of the objects they signify while an ideogram is a symbol that represents a concept or idea.

arte rupestre Toro Muerto Perú Petroglifos alteraciones

arte rupestre Toro Muerto Perú Petroglifos alteraciones

Female figure at the Tassili n'Ajjer mountain range. Gravure rupestre du Tassili (Algérie) datée de 4000 av. J.-C.

Painted Female Figure -- Circa 4000 BCE -- Location: Tassili n'Ajjer Mountain Range in Algeria -- UNESCO World Heritage Site I think she's sewing clothing out of hide

Pride of Lions    http://www.ivc.edu/academics/schoolFA/arthistory/Documents/art2526projects/paleolithic/pages/sample.html

Chauvet Lions--- Found in Chauvet Cave, believed to be one of the world's oldest paintings. You always associate cave paintings with primitive stick animals, but these are beautiful.

Altamira Cave paintings in Cantabria, Spain

Altamira bison~~Altamira is a cave in Spain that became famous for its colored cave paintings, depicting the wild mammals and the human hands from its vault.

En las rocas aledañas al río Guaviare, los aborígenes de la región amazónica plasmaron en el arte rupestre su mítica relación con el agua.

En las rocas aledañas al río Guaviare, los aborígenes de la región amazónica plasmaron en el arte rupestre su mítica relación con el agua.

Ancient Petroglyphs, Pictographs, and Cave Drawings. I spy some circular Galifrayian.

Petroglyphs (also called rock engravings) are pictogram and logogram images created by removing part of a rock surface by incising, picking, carving, and abrading. The most available and numerous petroglyphs are found in White Tank Mountain Regional Park