Believed to date between 800 and 400 B.C.E. this rock carving was discovered at Järrestad in southern Sweden.
No contextual information is known at this time, but for anyone interested in learning more about the rock art in this area, check out the website for the Swedish Rock Art Institute Archives: http://www.shfa.se/ (language selectors at the upper right).
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