Burial Mounds

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Prehistory Of West Virginia - Other Woodland Cultures
... Burial ceremonials and mound construction gradually became smaller which has phased out by the end of the Woodland period ... 'Fairchance Mound and Village' of Marshall County, West Virginia is a Middle Woodland complex ... The mound artifacts carbon dates to the 3rd century CE ...
Deptford Culture - Artifacts
... Hopewellian trading network to a limited extent and constructed numerous low sand burial mounds ... These sand burial mounds along coastal Georgia and Florida (noted at Canaveral National Seashore and Cumberland Island National Seashore, for instance), as well. 142) Trade items recovered from burial mounds include copper panpipes, ear ornaments, stone plummets, and stone gorgets ...
Lovön - History - Nordic Bronze Age
30 or so stone burial mounds have been found scattered throughout the island from this period ... From the bone materials found in these burial mounds it has established that only men were put in burial mounds, and only one person per generation received this type of burial ...
Anglo-Saxon Archaeology - Burial
... of early Anglo-Saxon society that we know most about is their burial customs, which we have discovered from archaeological excavations at various sites, including Sutton Hoo ... There was no set form of burial amongst the pagan Anglo-Saxons, with cremation being preferred amongst the Angles in the north and inhumation amongst the Saxons in the south, although both forms were found ... Eventually, in the 6th and 7th centuries, the idea of burial mounds began to appear in Anglo-Saxon England, and in certain cases earlier burial mounds from the ...
A'ali - Burial Mounds
... The burial mounds date to the Dilmun era (3,200 BC-330 BC) ... The discovery of a "new and rare type of burial mound encircled by an outer ring wall" has led archaeologists to believe that specific mounds were made for the ... The mounds have come into controversy in Bahraini politics In July 2008, the municipal council chairman of the central governorate called for the demolition of 62 ancient ...

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