Summary details for Rock engraving


All archaeological sites and remains in Namibia are protected by law (National Heritage Act 27 of 2004). Some incidental protection is provided by the Environmental Management Act (7 of 2007) which includes man-made features in its definition of the environment.

Recorders should not collect anything from the site, ever.

You should never moisten paintings to enhance them for photography.


 

Rock engraving

Engraved geometrics
Engraved geometrics © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved antelope spoor
Engraved antelope spoor © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved giraffe
Engraved giraffe © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved gridforms
Engraved gridforms © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved rhino spoor
Engraved rhino spoor © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved rhinoceros and game board
Engraved rhinoceros and game board © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved spiral on weathered surface
Engraved spiral on weathered surface © Photo: J. Kinahan
Engraved rhino
Engraved rhino © Photo: J. Kinahan

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