Sauls Mound

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Jan van der Crabben
by Wayne Hsieh
published on 30 May 2014

Sauls Mound is arranged so that its corners are arranged in the four cardinal directions. It is believed to have some ceremonial function, and likely has a central role in the Woodland People's religious cosmology.
Pinson Mounds State Archeological Area, Pinson, Tennessee.

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