"Oldest porn art found in European caves"


Anthropologists from southern France have discovered the oldest example of cave art on a 1.5 metric tonne block limestone, which reveals an interest in the female form,The new discovery, uncovered at a site called Abri Castanet in France, consists mainly of circular carvings most likely meant to represent the vulva. The carvings were etched into the ceiling of a now-collapsed rock shelter about 37,000 years ago, according to study researcher Randall White, an anthropologist at New York University.

The artists who created this ceiling decor were the first humans in Europe, a group called the Aurignicians . Arriving from Africa , they would replace the Neanderthals in Eurasia.

According to researchers they would have been were hunter,and their society was quite complex. They painted, sculpted and made carvings. Their jewellery included woolly mammoth ivory beads, pierced animal teeth and shells from both the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.

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