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

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2.2.2. Western Urnfield Culture
(2,555 words)

A. Definition, distribution and geographical divisions

[German source]

The term Western  Urnfield Culture denotes a series of regional LBA groups in the territory between Upper Austria and the Paris Basin. They differed from other Urnfield groups with respect to their repertoire of material forms and settlement and burial customs, thus forming a coherent cultu…

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Brandherm, Dirk, “2.2.2. Western Urnfield 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 18 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005496>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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