Portable Rock Art / Figure Stones (Real Artifacts)

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These photos are from daysknob.com, the first website (2003) to display prehistoric Figure Stones / Portable Rock Art from the western hemisphere, also showing some from other parts of the world. You will find that daysknob.com has been widely but poorly imitated and plagiarized. While most material here is copyrighted, you are quite welcome to share it if you give proper credit. Nothing here is for sale (nor should it be).

Alan Day
Limestone Scraper / Bird Figure from Muskingum County, Ohio

Limestone Scraper / Bird Figure from Muskingum County, Ohio

Limestone Scraper / Bird Figure from Muskingum County, Ohio

Limestone figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Sandstone(?) Figure from Great Serpent Mound - Alan Skelly Find

Sandstone(?) Figure from Great Serpent Mound - Alan Skelly Find

Sandstone(?) Figure from Great Serpent Mound - Alan Skelly Find

Quartz Figure from Maine - Bob Doyle Find

Quartz Figure from Maine - Bob Doyle Find

Quartz Figure from Maine - Bob Doyle Find

Limestone Figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Sandstone figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Sandstone figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Sandstone figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Flint Figure and hand axe preform, Groß Pampau archaeological site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Flint Figure, Groß Pampau archaeological site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Flint Figure and hand axe preform, Groß Pampau archaeological site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Limestone Figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Flint artifacts from Groß Pampau archaeological site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Flint artifacts from Groß Pampau archaeological site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Flint artifacts from Groß Pampau archaeological site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Limestone Bird Pendant from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Bird Pendant from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Bird Pendant from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Flint Figure from Watford, England - Richard Wilson Find

Flint Figure from Watford, England - Richard Wilson Find

Flint Figure from Watford, England - Richard Wilson Find

Incised & Carved Quartzite Cobble, Groß Pampau Archaeological Site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Incised & Carved Quartzite Cobble, Groß Pampau, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Incised & Carved Quartzite Cobble, Groß Pampau Archaeological Site, Germany - Ursel Benekendorff Collection

Sandstone petroglyph from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Sandstone petroglyph from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Sandstone petroglyph from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Presentation Poster on Portable Rock Art / Figure Stones, 2013 IFRAO Rock Art Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Presentation Poster on Portable Rock Art / Figure Stones, 2013 IFRAO Rock Art Conference

Presentation Poster on Portable Rock Art / Figure Stones, 2013 IFRAO Rock Art Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Limestone Figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone Figure from 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone "Venus" Figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone "Venus" Figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio

Limestone "Venus" Figure from archaeological site 33GU218 in Guernsey County, Ohio