quinkan

quinkan
абориг. духи, изображённые на наскальных рисунках (обнаружены в 1960 в р-не Лаури {Laura region} на п-ве Кейп-Йорк {Cape York}. Многочисленные галереи с образцами наскальной живописи считаются крупнейшими в мире памятниками подобного искусства древнего человека; тж. quinkin, Quinkan)

Australia and New Zealand. English-Russian dictionary of regional studies. 2014.

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