Leaf petroglyph found in U.S. Virgin Islands

Published on February 7th, 2011 | by Admin

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An ancient rock carving of a leaf (or spearhead) has been found in the U.S. Virgin Island National Park.

Rock carvings dot the island and the park’s website says they were probably carved by the Indian cultures that lived on the island from about 840 B.C. until the arrival of Europeans brought disease and subjugation that exterminated the native peoples.

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Story: AP | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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