hypogeum


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hypogeum

In ancient architecture, any underground chamber or vault, esp. an underground burial chamber.
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For this tender works will mainly be carried out from the neighbouring property, which is a two storey town house overlaying the Hal Saflieni Hypogeum monument.
Paleopathological studies of human bones include analysis of the elite individuals from the royal hypogeum (A.
Also designated as a World Heritage Site is the Hypogeum of Hal Saflieni.
While the original floor has been virtually destroyed, the hypogeum is still clearly visible.
Because it is less familiar than such mysterious places as Easter Island and Peru's Nasca Lines, I focus here on a recently excavated site on the island of Malta, the Hypogeum, an extensive underground labyrinth allegedly constructed during the Chalcolithic period (Copper Age) around 4000 B.
The ruins are accessible to tourists at any time, although the temple, museum and the hypogeum tombs are subject to restricted opening.
The elaboration of these determined iconographical types was entrusted to a sculptor who created the Urbild, a terra cotta model no doubt like those that were discovered in the hypogeum of the Valerii, in the Vatican, and in a tomb of the via Prenestina(46) (these models must have been used to produce the marble portraits that were kept in the family).
Sukenik, 'A Jewish Hypogeum near Jerusalem', Journal of the Palestine Oriental Society 8 (1928), 121, for a family in which grandfather, father, and son are called Dositheus (Greek equivalent of Mattathias), Mattathias, and Matthias.
Contract notice for Documentation and video production for the project mt02/3 a new environmental monitoring system for the hal saflieni hypogeum world heritage site.
whether it's the mysterious, ancient underground temples of the Hypogeum or the legacy of World War II.
The Fortina Spa Resort also offers four exclusive Spas - Spa Sante, the Belle Epoque Beauty Centre, the Hypogeum Body Mind and Spirit Spa, and Spa Mediterrane.
With a little help from any guidebook, captivating places of interest are immediately identified -- the world famous Hypogeum selected as a place of World Heritage by UNESCO, prehistoric temples and grand palaces are but a few.