This was found submerged in a jar of urine. That removes all doubt that it is art.
Your comment brings to mind something I’ve asked Sunken_civ before.
Where are all the bad artworks from the past?
Seriously, it seems that we only find stuff that actually looks decent. Not the best mind you, but at least a fair representation of the subject.
Where are all the “trail and errors” of aspiring artists?
You would think there would be more bad stuff than good.