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  • A 28,000 year old excavated painted rock from Nawarla Gabarnmang, northern Australia

    David, Bruno O.; Barker, Bryce; Petchey, Fiona; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Rowe, Cassandra; Eccleston, Mark; Lamb, Lara; Whear, Ray (Elsevier, 2013)
    We report new archaeological excavations from northern Australia revealing part of a charcoal design likely to be c. 28,000 years old (and chrono-stratigraphically constrained within the period 15,600-45,600 cal BP) on a ...
  • A Pleistocene charcoal drawing or painting from northern Australia

    David, Bruno O.; Barker, Bryce; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Petchey, Fiona; Lamb, Lara (ARAPE, 2014)
    Although claims are often made that Australia has evidence of some of the oldest rock art in the world and features prominently in rock art studies globally, very little of it is securely dated. Recently the first Pleistocene ...
  • Archaeological investigations at Waredaru and the origins of the Keipte Kuyumen clan estate, upper Kikori River, Papua New Guinea

    David, Bruno O.; Mialanes, Jerome; Petchey, Fiona; Aplin, Ken; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Skelly, Robert; Rowe, Cassandra (2015)
    In 2008-2009, the patriarch of the Keipte Kuyumen clan of the upper Kikori River near the Highlands foothills, Papua New Guinea, requested that archaeological excavations be undertaken at the site of Waredaru in a dense ...
  • Dating painted Panel E1 at Nawarla Gabarnmang, central-western Arnhem Land plateau

    David, Bruno; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques; Gunn, Robert; Chalmin, Emilie; Castets, Géraldine; Petchey, Fiona; Aplin, Ken; O'Farrell, Magen; Moffat, Ian; Mialanes, Jerome; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Barker, Bryce; Sadier, Benjamin; Katherine, Margaret; Manataki, Meropi; Pietrzak, Ursula (ANU Press, 2017)
    Western Arnhem Land, in the Top End of Australia’s Northern Territory, has a rich archaeological landscape, ethnographic record and body of rock art that displays an astonishing array of imagery on shelter walls and ceilings. ...
  • Determining the age of paintings at JSARN–113/23, Jawoyn Country, central-western Arnhem Land plateau

    David, Bruno O.; Delannoy, Jean-Jacques; Gunn, Robert; Brady, Liam M.; Petchey, Fiona; Mialanes, Jerome; Chalmin, Emilie; Geneste, Jean-Michel; Moffat, Ian; Aplin, Ken; Katherine, Margaret (ANU Press, 2017)
    Western Arnhem Land in northern Australia has the rare distinction, both at national and global scales, of containing a vast landscape of many thousands of rockshelters richly decorated with art, some of which was probably ...