Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC

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2.1.6. Cogotas I Culture
(693 words)

A. Definition and findings

[German source]

Cogotas I was an archaeological culture of the MBA (Proto-Cogotas Phase: ca. 18th – mid-15th cents.) and especially LBA (ca. mid-15th cent. – end of 2nd mill.) in the interior of the Iberian Peninsula. It is characterized by the existence of small groups of itinerant herders, living in small villages or camp grounds with simple huts. Few graves are known; they probably did not follow the same…

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Ruiz Zapatero, Gonzalo and Fernández-Götz, Manuel, “2.1.6. Cogotas I Culture”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC, English edition by John N. Dillon; Translated by Duncan A. Smart (2018). Original German-language edition: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen: Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch. Herausgegeben von Anna-Maria Wittke. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 10. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2015). Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005308>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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