Rock art found in Surat Thani

Reports of a newly-discovered rock art site in Surat Thani depicting deer.

Prehistoric cliff paintings found in Surat Thani
Pattaya Mail, 15 June 2013

Park rangers in Surat Thani are securing a recently discovered site of prehistoric paintings on a cliff in Phanom district, estimated to be thousands of years old.

Deer-like animals and an unknown image were portrayed in the paintings.

The site is 200 meters up a cliff after a 2 kilometers walk from Ban Song Phi Nong in Mu 5, Khlong Sok sub-district, Phanom district.

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Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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