Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology, Vol 26, No 1 (2013)

The Cultural Life of Caves in Seulo, Central Sardinia

Robin Skeates, Maria Giuseppina Gradoli, Jessica Beckett
Issued Date: 5 May 2013

Abstract


This paper seeks to refine understandings of the cultural life of caves—especially later prehistoric caves—in Sardinia, with particular reference to the themes of landscape and ritual performance. It also highlights significant local diversity within this category of archaeological site, drawing upon the results of archaeological research into an extraordinary group of over ten ritual caves in the territory of Seulo in central Sardinia, including a series of twenty new radiocarbon dates.

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DOI: 10.1558/jmea.v26i1.97

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