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40,000 Year-Old Borneo Cave Paintings

History at 30,000 feet: The Big Picture

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2Diane-bpcb
Nov 13, 2018, 9:44pm Top

Why do you think that so many (all?) of these early drawings include handprints?

3stellarexplorer
Nov 15, 2018, 11:38am Top

It would be great to really understand the meanings behind this early art.

Given the similarities between this art and similar art on the other side of the globe, you would imagine this idea/style predates the dispersal from Africa.

4rocketjk
Nov 16, 2018, 5:05pm Top

>2 Diane-bpcb: "Why do you think that so many (all?) of these early drawings include handprints?

Kids and chocolate. Waddaya gonna do? :)

5Diane-bpcb
Nov 16, 2018, 6:21pm Top

Thaas it!

6Diane-bpcb
Nov 16, 2018, 8:11pm Top

>3 stellarexplorer: That's an interesting point. Hadn't thought about that.

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