Travis County Archeological Society Monthly Meeting

Santa Rita Cantina’s Central Location 1206 West 38th Street, Austin, TX, United States

Small painted stones found in dry rockshelters throughout the Lower Pecos Canyonlands have intrigued avocational and professional archeologists for nearly a century. Traditionally interpreted as ritual objects, they often are attributed to women's roles in increase rituals involving fertility and water abundance, with specific motifs linked to natural phenomena relating to life cycles. Post-painting breakage […]