Gallery

Death and Burial

Humans have dealt with the deceased in different ways according to culture and timeframe, but almost always rituals have been created around the concept of death. Explore the archaeological remains showing the rituals of death and burial in this gallery.

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Burial of a Khoi man, with spectators
coffre cinéraire ; couvercle
Cráneo humano de la sepultura primera dela necrópolis de Los Olivares (Monachil, Granada)
Hjortsberga gravfält (Raä-nr Hjortsberga 8-1) skeppssättning 5576
Ekornavallen (Raä-nr Hornborga 31-1) gånggriften Girommen 2563
Eén van de aangetroffen skeletten op het kerkhof van de oude Sint Jacobskerk.
The Oseberg ship
A burial on a graveyard
Little Skirtful of Stones Cairn 08
Design for the Funeral Monument of Maerten Harpertsz Tromp
O'Connell Monument. Glasnevin, 668. W.L.
Jérusalem - Sepulcro de David
Tombeau d'Agamemnon Mycenes
mummy label
food offering
Lloberola-PM 67741
Inscription funéraire de Valeria Maximilla
Monumental pillar stone at Calluragh burial ground one mile east of Ballyferriter on the D…
Kummistu kalmistu
Kivikalme
Smalands runinskrifter100
Piramide van Caius Cestius in Rome met op de voorgrond een protestantse begraafplaats
Photograph
burial mound from "Greek Pictures, drawn with pen and pencil"
Extensão na Quinta de São Pedro
Anglo-Saxon ship burial at Snape, Suffolk
Ströbo hög
Mound of the Hostages, Tara (Images)
Šempeter v Savinjski dolini - Antična nekropola
mumiemask, [email protected]
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