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Warty Pig is Oldest Animal Cave Art on Record

Laura Geggel

February 27, 2021

The oldest-known animal drawing in the world is a 45,500-year-old depiction of a hairy, warty pig on a cave wall in Indonesia, a new study finds. The finding provides evidence that the first rock art traditions probably did not arise in ice age.

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