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World News: This animal image may be the world's oldest figurative art

This large cave wall in Borneo features several paintings of wild cattle; the indistinct image at top center has been dated to at least 40,000 years old.  By John PickrellNov. 7, 2018 , 1:00 PM Daubed in orange ochre at least 40,000 years ago, images of what appear to be wild cattle on the Indonesian…

Posted: 2018-11-07 18:05:53

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