ARHEOLOGIE

SARMATIAN VESTIGES DISCOVERED SOUTH OF THE LOWER MUREȘ RIVER. THE GRAVES FROM HUNEDOARA TIMIȘANĂ AND ARAD

Vitalie Bârcă

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ISBN 978-606-543-530-8
Anul apariției: 2014
Format: A4
Nr. pagini: 286
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CUPRINS FOREWORD 9 I. INTRODUCTION 11 I. 1. Aim of the work 12 I. 2. Sources 12 I. 3. Geographical location of the analysed remains, archaeological history and methodology 12 I. 4. Aspects regarding the method and certain technical notes 14 II. STATE OF RESEARCH OF THE SARMATIAN REMAINS IN THE REGION SOUTH OF THE LOWER MUREȘ 17 III. A FEW NOTES ON THE CHRONOLOGY AND PERIODISATION OF THE SARMATIAN CULTURE OF THE GREAT HUNGARIAN PLAIN 29 IV. NOTES ON THE SARMATIANS’ ARRIVAL AND SETTLEMENT IN THE GREAT HUNGARIAN PLAIN 35 V. GRAVES. FUNERARY RITE AND RITUALS 71 V.1. Location and arrangement of the analysed graves 71 V.2. Grave pits and their sizes 72 V.3. Grave setup and funerary ritual elements 75 V.4. Orientation and position of the dead 80 V.5. Funerary inventory: composition and position within the graves 83 VI. FUNERARY INVENTORY 87 VI.1. POTTERY 87 VI.1.1. Handmade pottery 88 VI.1.2. Wheel-made pottery 88 VI.1.2.1. Drinking wares 88 VI.1.2.1.1. Cups 88 VI.1.2.2. Eating wares 89 VI.1.2.2.1. Bowls 89 VI.1.2.2.2. Tureens 91 VI.1.3. A few considerations on pottery 91 VI.2. HOUSEHOLD AND DOMESTIC OBJECTS 91 VI.2.1. Spindle whorls 91 VI.2.2. Knives 92 VI.2.3. Pins 94 VI.3. JEWELLERY AND DRESS ITEMS 94 VI.3.1. Collars 94 VI.3.2. Bracelets 96 VI.3.3. Earrings 98 VI.3.4. Links 101 VI.3.5. Buckles 102 VI.3.6. Pendants 103 VI.3.7. Bells 106 VI.3.8. Brooches 106 VI.3.9. Beads (Lavinia Grumeza, Luciana Rumegă-Irimuș, Vitalie Bârcă) 120 VI.4. TOILETRIES 133 VI.4.1. Mirrors 133 VI.4.2. Pyxides 136 VII. FINAL CONSIDERATIONS 139 VIII. REPERTORY OF FINDS 147 ABBREVIATIONS OF PERIODICALS AND SERIES 163 BIBLIOGRAPHY 167 LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS 201 PLATES 205