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Category of Astronomical Heritage: tangible movable
The Astronomical Rock Panels in the Lascaux Cave, France

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    • InfoTheme: Earlier prehistory
      Entity: 60
      Subentity: 1
      Version: 4
      Status: PUB
      Date: 2012-10-04 16:17:53
      Author(s): Clive Ruggles

    The Lascaux cave is inscribed on the

    as part of the property ’Prehistoric sites and decorated caves of the Vézá¿re valley‘ (no. 85).

    There is no mention of astronomy in the Brief Description or Long Description.



    Earlier prehistory

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