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Rock engravings in the Vallon des Merveilles. Petroglyphs engraved by hammering in cupules in Permian pelites. We can see a big corniform, and above a reticulated (cultivated field ?) Regulated area of Merveilles and Fontanalba, where thousands of neolithic engravings dating from the bronze age (- 3000 years) are protected - Mercantour NP - Alpes Maritimes - France

© Jean-Philippe Delobelle / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5663x8377 pixels (18.9"x27.9" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2022-06-30

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Area / Mountain

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / National park

Enumeration / Nobody

Protohistory / Bronze Age

Protohistory / Chalcolithic

Prehistory / Neolithic

Earth's crust / Rock / Sedimentary rock / Derivate rock

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History / Archeological site / Rupestral carving

Ambiance / Seasons / Temperate season / Summer

Europe / European Union / France / Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur / Alpes-Maritimes 06

Human Settlement / Historic monument

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World mountain and summit / Alps (Range)

Leisure / Journey / Tourism

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Shot / Low angle shot

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Europe / European Union / France / Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur / Mercantour National Park / Vallée des merveilles Rock engravings

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