Karashamb 2015, Tomb 626

General Info

1. Chamber: rectangular, subterranean, natural burial, 1.60 x 0.95 x 1.20 m.
2. The longitudinal axis is oriented northeast-southwest.
3. The tomb was covered with basalt slabs.
4. External structure: the tomb is encircled by a circular basalt cromlech measuring 3.05 m in diameter.
5. Human remains: adult male, the skull was fragmented and placed against a ceramic vessel, it was oriented south-west facing east, his hands and feet were bent, he was lying on his right side.
6. Burial goods: 4 ceramic vessels, 1 bronze dagger, 36 bronze buttons, 2 obsidian arrowheads.
7. Additional information: numerous pottery fragments were found in the fill of the tomb.  


Archaeological Materials

Pot


1. Clay, wheel-made, incised decorations
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC

Bowl

1. Clay, wheel-made, incised decorations
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC

Jar

1. Clay, wheel-made, incised decorations
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC

Dagger

1. Bronze, cast, symmetrically shaped blade, sharp edges
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC

Buttons

1. Bronze, semi-spherical
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC

Arrowhead

1. Obsidian, bifacially flaked, rectangular notched base
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC

Arrowhead

1. Obsidian, bifacially flaked, rectangular notched base
2. Late Bronze Age
3. Lchashen – Metsamor 2
4. XIV - XIII c. BC 


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