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Dolmens of Ancient Korea
Articleby Mark Cartwright

Dolmens of Ancient Korea

Dolmens (in Korean: koindol or chisongmyo) are simple structures made of monolithic stones erected during the late Neolithic period or Korean Bronze Age (1st millennium BCE). In ancient Korea they appear most often near villages and the archaeological...
Bronze Age Sicily
Articleby Salvatore Piccolo

Bronze Age Sicily

The Bronze Age in Sicily, considered one of the most important periods of the island's prehistory, witnessed the establishment of a unitary and in some ways artistically vibrant culture. The three main phases of the period take their name...
Cliffs, Caves, Churches: A Weekend in Doolin, Ireland
Articleby Joshua J. Mark

Cliffs, Caves, Churches: A Weekend in Doolin, Ireland

County Clare, Ireland, is best known for the Cliffs of Moher, the ancient dolmen of Poulnabrone, and its rich musical heritage, but it offers many other fascinating sites and, most importantly, the hospitality and warmth of the people in...
Ancient History Encyclopedia in Armenia
Articleby James Blake Wiener

Ancient History Encyclopedia in Armenia

Last fall, Ancient History Encyclopedia (AHE) received a grant from the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) and the Knights of Vartan Fund for Armenian Studies to complete a grant project that would entail the writing...
Prehistoric Monument Stonehenge, c. 3000 - 1600 BCE
Imageby Simeon Netchev

Prehistoric Monument Stonehenge, c. 3000 - 1600 BCE

An infographic depicting the 5,000-year-old megalithic monument Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England. The findings of a long archaeological investigation of the site that dates back to the 1660s and the antiquarian John Aubrey...
Newgrange Neolithic Monument
Imageby Bruno Panel

Newgrange Neolithic Monument

Newgrange is a Neolithic monument located in the region of Bru na Boinne, County Meath, Ireland. There are thirty-seven tombs located in the valley of Bru na Boinne (Mansion of the Boyne) and it is considered to be one of the most famous...
Newgrange, Bru na Boinne
Imageby Bruno Panel

Newgrange, Bru na Boinne

Newgrange is a Neolithic monument located in the region of Bru na Boinne, County Meath, Ireland. There are thirty-seven tombs located in the valley of Bru na Boinne (Mansion of the Boyne) and it is considered to be one of the most famous...
Funerary Statues at Mesita B
Imageby Benjamin Oswald

Funerary Statues at Mesita B

Megalithic funerary statues at Mesita B near San Agustín, Huila Department, Colombia. Created c. 1st to 10th century CE.
Funerary Statue, Mesita C
Imageby Benjamin Oswald

Funerary Statue, Mesita C

Megalithic funerary statue at Mesita C near San Agustín, Huila Department, Colombia. Created c. 1st to 10th century CE.
Funerary Mound Cross-section, Alto de Las Piedras
Imageby Benjamin Oswald

Funerary Mound Cross-section, Alto de Las Piedras

Cross-section of funerary mound with tomb and megalithic statue at Alto de Las Piedras near San Agustín, Huila Department, Colombia. Mound created c. 1st to 10th century CE. For inclusion with article: https://member.ancient.eu/article/1433/suggested/...
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