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La Peña del Escrito Rock Shelter

  • Pintura rupestre en Abrigo rupestre La Peña del Escrito © Turespaña

    Pintura rupestre en Abrigo rupestre La Peña del Escrito © Turespaña

  • Pintura rupestre en Abrigo rupestre La Peña del Escrito © Turespaña

    Pintura rupestre en Abrigo rupestre La Peña del Escrito © Turespaña

  

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Prehistoric
16370 Villar del Humo
Cuenca, Castile-La Mancha
Cuenca

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Rock painting in Villar del Humo

They are part of the rock art of the Mediterranean basin of the Iberian Peninsula and a UNESCO World Heritage site.

In 1917, the forestry engineer, E. O’Kelly, discovered the paintings, which probably date from the post-Palaeolithic era. The scenes are of a symbolic nature, with a predominance of bulls, deer, goats and bovine species, and some human figures, all in tones of red..

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