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Cramped chamber hides some of North America’s biggest cave art

Anthropomorph in regalia, with a rayed circle in the midsection (0.93m tall) from 19th Unnamed Cave, Alabama

Scans of an Alabama cave wall revealed an engraved human figure (left; rendered as a drawing, centre and right) nearly one metre tall. Credit: Photo by S. Alvarez; illustration by J. Simek

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Nature 605, 197 (2022)



  1. Simek, J. F., Alvarez, S. & Cressler, A. Antiquity (2022).

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