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CUP MARKED STONE

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A stone bearing one or more small, roughly hemispherical depressions, generally created by chipping or pecking.

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CUP AND RING MARKED ROCK One or more small, roughly hemispherical depressions surrounded by a concentric arrangement of annular or penannular grooves carved on natural rock outcrop. More complex designs may also occur.
CUP AND RING MARKED STONE A stone bearing one or more small, roughly hemispherical depressions surrounded by a concentric arrangement of annular or penannular grooves. More complex designs may also occur.
RING MARKED STONE A stone with one or more concentric circles cut into the surface.

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