Tuesday, 26 June 2012

Australia's oldest artwork found

An archaeologist says he has found the oldest piece of rock art in Australia and one of the oldest in the world: an Aboriginal work created 28,000 years ago in an outback cave.

The dating of one of the thousands of images in the Northern Territory rock shelter, known as Nawarla Gabarnmang, will be published in the next edition of the Journal of Archaeological Science.

Read more: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/18/rock-australia-art

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