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by mike
Tue Jan 10, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: a biface , a two-sided stone tool
Replies: 7
Views: 9930

Re: a biface , a two-sided stone tool

seems to me flint.........

see photo from another aspect
by mike
Mon Jan 09, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: a biface , a two-sided stone tool
Replies: 7
Views: 9930

Re: a biface , a two-sided stone tool

it was picked in the rocky necropolis of Pantalica which is dated in the thirteenth century before Christ but the type of stone (flint) does not exist in the area.it could have been brought there by travelers men?
by mike
Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:36 am
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: a biface , a two-sided stone tool
Replies: 7
Views: 9930

Re: a biface , a two-sided stone tool

the archaeological context is the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica which was added to Unesco's World Heritage List in 2005. see http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1200 or also http://www.pantalica.org Unfortunately the site is so neglected that has not been studied enough and it is unknown the age of caves....
by mike
Fri Jan 06, 2012 7:45 am
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: a biface , a two-sided stone tool
Replies: 7
Views: 9930

a biface , a two-sided stone tool

how do you know the age of this stone tools?
by mike
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:55 pm
Forum: GuestBook and Comment Section
Topic: new entrant from Italy, Sicily, Syracuse
Replies: 1
Views: 6614

new entrant from Italy, Sicily, Syracuse

i am geologist not archaeologist , i hope well..........:wink:
I should know archaeological sites in the world and also I should make known a ignored archaeological site: PANTALICA (see http://www.pantalica.org ) in Sicily near Syracuse.....
ciao!
by mike
Thu Dec 22, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: Old World
Topic: Necropolis of PANTALICA , Italy
Replies: 0
Views: 1772

Necropolis of PANTALICA , Italy

visit the website Necropolis of PANTALICA and PREHISTORIC CIVILIZATION IN THE SOUTHEASTERN SICILY NEAR SYRACUSE: http://www.pantalica.org
p.s. Pantalica was added to Unesco's World Heritage List in 2005
by mike
Thu Dec 22, 2011 2:37 pm
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica,Sicily near Syracuse
Replies: 0
Views: 5458

Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica,Sicily near Syracuse

About the necropolis of Pantalica that was added to Unesco's World Heritage List in 2005 - Location:Region of Sicily near Syracuse - The Necropolis of Pantalica contains over 5,000 tombs cut into the rock; we know only the last used as a necropolis. how do we know when the site is started if everyth...
by mike
Thu Dec 22, 2011 11:48 am
Forum: Show us your photos of archaeological sites!
Topic: Necropolis of Pantalica n.2
Replies: 0
Views: 4796

Necropolis of Pantalica n.2

http://www.pantalica.org before the Greek colonization, the Southeastern Sicily was inhabited - not only on the coasts , but also on the rugged mountains -by various populations , like testify the imposing still remains archaeological visible and the immense necropolis of caves and tombs of PANTALI...