Finds 459

Main Information
Finds ID 459
Site Cayönü
Area ID 182 cemetery or grave
Research event excavation: research The Cayönü Excavations 1964 - 1991
Finds type animal remains
Small finds category jewellery
Small finds type
Botany species
Animal remains species aurochs (Bos primigenius)
dog (Canis familiaris)
wild boar (Sus scrofa)
Animal remains completeness None
Animal remains part horn
Lithics technology
Lithics industry
Lithics cores and preparation
Lithics retouched tools
Lithics unretouched tools
Lithics raw material
Obsidian None
Obsidian amount None
Pottery form
Pottery detail
Pottery decoration
Pottery type None
Confidence 5
Comment In the GBb Building, under the plaster between the grill "walls" a dog burial and a boar skull had been placed very close to a male burial. In the oval pit within the Skull Building the skeletal remains were accompanied by some aurochs skulls and horns but without clear association
Interpretations related to these Finds
Interpretation ID 25
ID 27