The painting was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia. Photo: Griffith University / AFP The painting was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia. Photo: Griffith University / AFP
The painting was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia. Photo: Griffith University / AFP

Indonesia

Indonesian cave painting of life-size pig believed to be over 45,000 years old

  • The picture of the Sulawesi warty pig, which measures 136cm by 54cm, was painted using dark red ochre pigment
  • The finding provides the earliest evidence of human settlement of the region

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The painting was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia. Photo: Griffith University / AFP The painting was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia. Photo: Griffith University / AFP
The painting was made at least 45,500 years ago in Indonesia. Photo: Griffith University / AFP
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