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Butmir culture pot

  • arheologija prahistorija lonac


The most significant Late Neolithic cultural phenomenon in Bosnia and Herzegovina was named after its type-site (the site considered representative of a particular culture), Butmir near Sarajevo. The culture is recognizable by the characteristic shapes of its ceramic dishes, a specific system of ornamentation, and its rich repertoire of figural sculpture.

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The artefacts are kept in storage in the Archaeology Department, where they may be accessed by prior arrangement with department staff.
  • arheologija prahistorija lonac