Karashamb 2014, Tomb 744

General Info

1. Chamber: rectangular, subterranean, natural burial, 1.60 x 1.10 x 1.60 m.
2. The longitudinal axis is oriented east-west.
3. The tomb was without a cover.
4. External structure: the tomb is encircled by a circular basalt cromlech measuring 5.30 m in diameter.
5. Human remains: adult, female (?), 20-29 years of age, the head was oriented west facing north, above
the waist, the remains were lying on the left side, the right hand was bent and placed in front of the face, the left was under the pelvic bone. The remains were placed in the center of the chamber floor.
6. Burial goods: 3 ceramic vessels, 1 bronze hair accessory, 2 complete bronze bracelets and numerous fragments, 10 bronze rings, 1 bronze earrings, beads from cornelian, paste, steatite, bronze, faience (over 2000), one gold bead, and an obsidian hand axe.


Archaeological materials

Bowl

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

Pot

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

Pot

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

Bracelet

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

Hair Accessory

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


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