Urns

Some articles on urns, urn:

Adichanallur - Archaeological Excavations
... around 3,800 years ago were found buried in earthenware urns ... More than 160 urns have been found ... These urns also contained writing, which according to some ASI archaeologists, is "very rudimentary" Tamil Brahmi ...
Jean Emile Humbert - Second Archaeological Expedition - Etruscan Antiquities
... in Livorno, he began collecting Etruscan antiquities and soon bought six urns ... These six urns would cause some commotion because Etruscan art was hardly known outside Italy at that point ... with this verdict, being sure himself that the six urns were all genuine ...
Bronze- And Iron-Age Poland - Pomeranian Culture, Western Baltic Kurgans Culture - Pomeranian Burials and Urns
... Accordingly the large Lusatian urn fields were replaced by small, family size burial sites with several or more urns ... meter-long sides built of vertical slabs, containing the urns (sometimes as many as thirty and in separate compartments) inside and covered with another slab ... Poland, there were also burials where the urn was placed under a globe or cloche, that is inside a large, spherical ceramic container, itself sometimes placed in a cist areas with this arrangement ...
Chapeltoun - Other Sites of Interest in The Area - The Gallowayford Cists and Farm
... of stone-lined graves about 3 feet (0.91 m) square, in a group of tumuli, in which were found two urns containing flint arrowheads and some 'Druid's glass' beads ... The urns were also feared lost however, it was found that they had been recorded under Loup and not Kennox (as the owner was Laird of both places) in the ... This find is one of the very few where two urns were found in the same cist, and the assemblage of grave goods is unusual ...
Lafayette Square Historic District (Washington, D.C.) - Navy Yard Urns
... Two urns reside on the south side of the district, between Jackson Place and Madison Place ... The sides of the urns are decorated with classical female figures ... The urns were part of the original park plan as designed by Andrew Jackson Dowling in 1852 ...