At The Top Of Rano Raraku Carved Holes Are To Be Found . Easter Island , Polynes ...
Stockphoto ID: 2014114
File name: RanoRaraku_7_GroundHoles_g.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Source: photographer Based in: Australia
Description: at the top of rano raraku carved holes are to be found . easter island , polynesia . rano raraku is a volcanic crater formed of consolidated volcanic ash , or tuff . it was a quarry for about 500 years until the early eighteenth century , and supplied the stone from which about 95% of the islands known monolithic sculpture ( moai ) were carved .