Nova Scotia Archives

George Creed - Mi'kmaq Petroglyphs

Tracing of a petroglyph of a square containing line markings and rough designs


Date: 1888

Petroglyph tracings B: Enclosed designs #4. 4 negatives and 6 positives. Marion Robertson's Rock Drawings of the Micmac Indians interpret this petroglyph as "frames for stretching and decorating hides."

Reference: George Creed - Petroglyphs Nova Scotia Archives MG 15 Vol. 11 B4