Hammelev, Haderslev municipality, Sønderjylland. A study on ritual pits of the single grave culture (Offa article B. Feierabend)


Hammelev, Haderslev municipality, Sønderjylland. A study on ritual pits of the single grave culture

Abstract NoNek (pottery) and SDS (flint stone) data from three pits at the site Hammelev (DK)
Keywords Denmark, Single Grave Culture

In Hammelev three unusual pits of the single grave culture were documented in the course of the excavations from 2001-2006. They contained numerous finds such as flint waste, flint stone tools, ceramics and millstone fragments. On the basis of the meticulous evaluation of the finds and findings, the author proceeds from intentional deposition and interprets the pits as ritual. The attraction of comparative finds underlines the unique character of this site.

Coverage Final Neolithic
Author(s) B. Feierabend
Created 2018
Last Modified 2018
Date published 2018
Language German
Format .txt (ANSI), .pdf
Extent ca. 288 kB
Bibliographic Citation

B. Feierabend, Hammelev, Haderslev municipality, Sønderjylland. A study on ritual pits of the single grave culture. Offa-Zeitschrift 71/72, 2014/15 (2018) 57-148.

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