Published on: June 21, 2023
Mesolithic-era rock painting
Why in news? Archaeologist finds Mesolithic-era rock painting in Guntur
- A Mesolithic period rock painting depicting a person tilling a piece of land has been found in Orvakallu village in Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh.
- The paintings were made with “natural white kaolin and red ochre pigments”.
- It throwed light on aspects of the social life and culture of the people who lived in the area.