Prehistoric animal carvings, thought to be between 4,000 and 5,000-years-old, have been discovered for the first time in Scotland at Dunchraigaig Cairn in Kilmartin Glen.
Experts from Historic Environment Scotland have authenticated the carvings. This information sheet provides some background and context to the discovery.
Audiences:Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
Date Published:02 June 2021
Publication Types:Research and Study Report
Dr Tertia BarnettScotland’s Rock Art Project, HES
Dr Joana Valdez-TullettScotland’s Rock Art Project, HES
Dr Lyn WilsonDigital Documentation and Innovation Team, HES