Digital photograph (colour); view of painted rock art, close up 2013,2034.701 showing torso of giraffe with fingerprint painted spotted coat; the rock face has been use to delineate the outline of the back and accentuated by fringing. Left: extended red trunk of elephant Bottom centre; human figure facing right, arms bent and raised holding stick in right side hand. Right: human figure facing left with arms out front. A 10cm photo scale has been fitted at the centre of the tableau. Acacus Mountains, Fezzan District, Libya. Scanned


Type of Thing
digital photograph
painted rock art, mammal


Place Depicted
Acacus Mountains


Acquired In
2008, 10 March 2008

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