ALAAS ROCK-CUT TOMBS

ALAAS

N° 4 b
Town / Village : Gastria / Kalecik

District : Famagusta

 

DESCRIPTION :

Rock-cut tombs have been found along with large quantities of rich grave goods (vessels, figurines, etc.).

Period : Proto-geometric (1075 – 1050 BC)

 

OUTSTANDING VALUE : Alaas is one of the most important prehistoric cemeteries in Cyprus.

 

 

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DOCUMENTS / BIBLIOGRAPHY :

Vassos Karageorghis, Alaas. A proto-geometric necropolis in Cyprus, Department of Antiquities, Cyprus, 1975.

 

 

 

 

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