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- Created on: 16-06-15 15:28
Cave of Altamira
- The Cave of Altamira is a cave in Spain famous for its Upper Palaeolithic cave paintings featuring drawings and polychrome rock paintings of wild mammals and human hands.
- It was the first cave in which prehistoric cave paintings were discovered.
- When the discovery was first made public in 1880, it led to a bitter public controversy between experts which continued into the early 20th century,…