Archeobotanical findings in graves from the prehistoric site Kaptol-Gradci near Požega

Grbin, Josipa (2016) Archeobotanical findings in graves from the prehistoric site Kaptol-Gradci near Požega. Diploma thesis, Faculty of Science > Department of Biology.

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Abstract

In this paper the carbonized plant remains are analyzed from tumulus 10 from archeological site Kaptol-Gradci near Požega. The site dates back to the early Iron Age (Hallstatt era, Ha C1, beginning of 7 century BC). From 27 samples, 24017 plant macrofossils were examined (seeds, millets, chaffs, fruits). Samples were taken in 2006 and 2007 The most numerous were cereals (Triticum aestivum, Triticum dicoccum, Trticium monococcum, Triticum spelta, Avena sativa, Hordeum vulgare, Panicum miliaceum, Secale cereale). In small quantities were found weeds admixture crops and useful wild plants. The plant remains were found inside the burning grave along with pottery fragments and traces of soot. In paper was also maid comparation between findings from tumulus 10 and other archeobotanical findings from site Kaptol-Gradci. Also, it was maid comapration with other Iron Age sites in Croatiaandneighboringcountries.

Item Type: Thesis (Diploma thesis)
Keywords: archeobotany, Iron Age, tumulus, carbonized macrofossils, cereals
Supervisor: Šoštarić, Renata
Co-supervisor: Mareković, Sara
Date: 2016
Number of Pages: 80
Subjects: NATURAL SCIENCES > Biology
Divisions: Faculty of Science > Department of Biology
Depositing User: Silvana Šehić
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2016 08:28
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2016 08:28
URI: http://digre.pmf.unizg.hr/id/eprint/4647

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