Megalithic pillar statue found in southern France
|The statue menhir discovered in Lake Raviège [Credit: © F3 MP]|
Only four of the 150 statue-menhirs found in the region, all female, have mouths and for this reason are often referred to as 'silent deities'.
All date to the Neolithic and Copper Age.
Source: France 3 [November 20, 2013]