Area 46

Main Information
Area ID 46
Site Agia Kyriaki
Area type settlement
Area NR
Period Crete/Evans, Vagnetti: Final Neolithic
Crete/Tomkins 2007: Final Neolithic IA
Crete/Tomkins 2007: Final Neolithic II
Crete/Tomkins 2007: Final Neolithic IB
Crete/Tomkins 2007: Final Neolithic III
Crete/Tomkins 2007: Final Neolithic IV
Crete/Wilson, Momigliano: Early Minoan Ia
Crete/Wilson, Momigliano: Early Minoan Ib
Dating method
Radiocarbon dated no
Earliest date: Lab Number
Earliest date: 14C age (BP)
Earliest date: Calibration None
Earliest date: 14C age calibrated (BC)
Earliest date: Date of calibration None
Earliest date: Standard deviation None
Earliest date: Delta 13C None
Earliest date: Dated by
Latest date: Lab Number
Latest date: 14C age (BP)
Latest date: Calibration None
Latest date: 14C age calibrated (BC)
Latest date: Date of calibration None
Latest date: Standard deviation None
Latest date: Delta 13C None
Latest date: Dated by
Period Reference Nowicki, K., Some Remarks on New Peak Sanctuaries in Crete: The Topography of Ritual Areas and Their Relationship with Settlement, JdI 122, 2007, None, None
K. Nowicki, New Evidence for the Final Neolithic in Crete, 2006, Heraklion
T. Alusik, Defensive Architecture of Prehistoric Crete, 2007, Oxford
K. Nowicki, The Final Neolithic (Late Chalcolithic) to Early Bronze Age Transition in Crete and the South-East Aegean Islands: Changes in Settlement Pattern and Pottery, 2008, Oxford
K. Nowicki, Report on Investigations in Crete. IX. Studies in 1995-2003, 2004,
K. Nowicki, The End of the Neolithic in Crete, 2002,
Alram-Stern, Eva, Die Ägäische Frühzeit, 2. Serie,Forschungsbericht 1977-2009. Das neolithische und vorpalastzeitliche Kreta, None, None
Comment This area could be Final Neolithic as well as Early Minoan I.
Settlement type None
Settlement structure
Settlement building type
Settlement building shape
Settlement building technique
Settlement archaeological features
Cave/rockshelters type None
Cave/rockshelters: Evidence of graves/human remains
Cave/rockshelters: Evidence of occupation
Quarry exploitation type None
Quarry raw material
Cemetery/graves topography
Cemetery/graves mortuary features
Grave: number of graves
Grave type
Grave: type of human remains
Grave: estimated number of individuals
Grave: age groups
Grave: sexes
Grave: number of female sex None
Grave: number of male sex None
Grave: number of not specified sex None
Grave: disturbance of graves
Description The settlement is probably connected to the nearby peak sanctuary Gremnakas.
Location of the Site