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Arts 2013, 2(4), 328-349; doi:10.3390/arts2040328

Rock Art in Kurdistan Iran

Independent Scholar, 4-13, Bessat Town, Sanandaj, 94415-66149, Iran
Received: 30 August 2013 / Revised: 25 October 2013 / Accepted: 31 October 2013 / Published: 5 December 2013
(This article belongs to the collection World Rock Art)


Kurdistan, with great potential and prehistoric resources, has numerous petroglyphs in different areas of the province. During the last 14 years of extensive field study, more than 30 sites of rock art have been identified and introduced by the author. In this article, we summarize these rock art areas in Iranian Kurdistan.
Keywords: rock art; petroglyph; cupule; Iran; Kurdistan rock art; petroglyph; cupule; Iran; Kurdistan
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 3.0).

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