Indonesia pledges to protect ancient cave paintings by applying to UNESCO’s World Heritage List

archaeologicalnews:

image

JAKARTA (AFP).- Indonesia pledged Thursday to step up protection of ancient cave paintings that researchers say show that Europe was not the birthplace of art as many had long believed.

Authorities plan to place the caves, on the central island of Sulawesi, on a list of the nation’s official…

Indonesia pledges to protect ancient cave paintings by applying to UNESCO’s World Heritage List

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s