Digital photograph (colour); view of engraved rock art on a rock face (sandstone), showing two human figures and a circular shape. Right: outlined (polished) woman facing front, seated cross-legged with arms over waist. Head infilled (polished), vertical thin grooves at head (hair?). Diagonal groove at breast (garment?). trapezoidal shape between legs (skirt?). Two cupules between legs (sex?). Centre: outlined (pecked) human figure facing front, seated cross-legged with arms over waist. Trapezoidal shape between legs (skirt?). Left: outlined (pecked) circle with geometric design inside. A 10 cm photo scale has been fitted at the bottom of the panel. Wadi Mathendous, Messak Settafet, Fezzan province, Libya. Scanned


Thing

Type of Thing
digital photograph
Subject
garment, mammal, engraved rock art, eroticism/sex
Techniques
scanned

Place

Place Depicted
Wadi Mathendous

Time

Acquired In
2013
Made
03 April 2006

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