3,000 BC: Map

Screen Shot 11-05-16 at 05.31 PMThis etched stone, found in 2016 with nine others at a 5,000-year-old sacred site in Denmark, may be a map. Archaeologists believe it is a symbolic representation of a local area, showing fields, fences and plants, and that it may have been used in Neolithic magic rituals designed to influence the sun and increase the fertility of crops. See more here.

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2 Responses to 3,000 BC: Map

  1. archie says:

    It’s a depiction of a spider’s web possibly…

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