Over the last three years the project has also uncovered seven burials of Early Bronze Age cremated remains at this elaborate and wellpreserved burial mound
made of earth and stone at Berk Farm, Kirk Michael.
The Dilmun Burial Mounds
is Bahrain's third World Heritage Site, after Ancient Qal'at al-Bahrain Harbor City and Capital of Dilmun in 2005 and the Offshore Pearling Sites in Muharraq in 2012.
Cauldron with loop handle and Greek decoration, 375-325 BC, Raskopana Mogila burial mound
, Dnieper river region, northern Black Sea, cast bronze, ht 47cm.
Occasionally, in the same area, burial mound
structures are documented with identical functions and chronologies but without the stone circle: Zuhamendi ill, Apatesaro 4, 5 and 6, Biskarzu and Ahiga.
Archaeologists, therefore, have opened a second phase of their excavation of the vast 4th-century BCE burial mound
in the town of Amphipolis in far northern Greece.
The results of an excavation carried out in May 2009 have shown the area had been home to a Bronze Age burial mound
, although 19th Century grave robbers had got there before the excavators and removed the burial.
(7pm) Tony Robinson and the crew head to Bodmin Moor, Cornwall, to date a possible Bronze Age village of stone houses, and are surprised to discover what could be a burial mound
The Queen and Prince Philip, on the fifth day of their state visit to the People's Republic saw the figures ranged in battle formation in an excavated burial mound
Pottery 3000 years old - found in the Glebe Cairn burial mound
seen from the museum windows - is proudly displayed.
The tomb site, which was discovered by accident, is still being unearthed, although the burial mound
itself will remain untouched for many years.
The "interior" was actually located underneath the shed's "facade," inside the giant structure supporting both the facade and its (hollow) burial mound
. Nelson's version introduced further complexities by interring both portions in sand rather than earth.