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Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
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Rock Drawings in Valcamonica

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Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Italy
Best of: Rock Art
Description:
Valcamonica, situated in the Lombardy plain, has one of the world's greatest collections of prehistoric petroglyphs - more than 140,000 symbols and figures carved in the rock over a period of 8,000 years and depicting themes connected with agriculture, navigation, war and magic.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Rock Drawings in Valcamonica", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.