Area 52

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Area ID 52
Site Sesklo
Area type settlement
Area NR
Period Thessaly/Reingruber: Middle Neolithic: 'Sesklo'
Dating method material culture
radiocarbon dating
Radiocarbon dated yes
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 ceramics
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 ceramics
Period Reference Kotsakis K., Keramiki technologia ke keramiki diaphoropoisi provlimata tis graptis, 1983, Thessaloniki
Settlement type tell
Settlement structure enclosure: wall
houses: agglutinated
Settlement building type one-room
Settlement building shape rectangular
Settlement building technique pavement
stone socket
Settlement archaeological features fireplace
paved area
stone platform
stone setting
storage vessel
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 At the end of Middle Neolithic IIIB the settlement was destroyed by fire. Only the Megaron at the "Akropolis" was rebuild.
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