Saturday, 5 May 2018

Rock Carvings in Tanum

There are thousands of images called the Tanum petroglyphs concentrated in distinct areas along a 25 km stretch

Rock Carvings in Tanum
This postcard was sent by Hanna

The rock carvings in Tanum, in the north of Bohuslän, are a unique artistic achievement not only for their rich and varied motifs (depictions of humans and animals, weapons, boats and other subjects) but also for their cultural and chronological unity. They reveal the life and beliefs of people in Europe during the Bronze Age and are remarkable for their large numbers and outstanding quality. - in:

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