Rock Drawings in Valcamonica (UNESCO/NHK)

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.

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/94/

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