Petroglyphs on the Bottom of the Sayan Sea (Mount Aldy-Mozaga)

Devlet, Marianna Artashirovna
June 2001
Anthropology & Archeology of Eurasia;Summer2001, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p8
Academic Journal
Deals with the petroglyphs of Aldy-Mozaga, Mugur-Sargol, Bizhiktig-Khai and the other monuments of cliff-face art in the Sayan Canyon of the Yenisei River in Siberia. Correlations with petroglyphs from the Bronze Age; Search for justification for the antiquity of the anthropomorphic images of the Sayan Canyon; Analogues with Tuvan masks.


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