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The Watchman

The Watchman

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Grand Gulch Granaries

Grand Gulch Granaries

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Handprints & Torsos

Handprints & Torsos

The Green Mask Alcove in Sheiks Canyon contains many fine basketmaker pictographs including the well-known Green Mask. It also contains a large panel known as the Breech Birth Panel. This is a section of that panel containing many handprints and a few large-sized anthropomorphs.

>> Sheiks Canyon & The Green Mask

Big Man

Big Man

The Big Man Panel is a large Basketmaker pictograph panel found within Grand Gulch. The largest two figures found on the panel are the Big Man and Big Woman. This photo is a closer view of the Big Man.

>> Big Man Panel & Lower Comb Wash

Green Mask Polychrome

Green Mask Polychrome

Since I posted a photo of the Green Mask this morning, I’ll post another photo from the same site in Sheiks Canyon. These polychromatic abstract-geometric paintings are found on the upper alcove wall and are very intriguing.

>> Sheiks Canyon & The Green Mask