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A look at Viking age burial practices in Scandinavia. ~S
Death as an architect of societies Burial and social identity during the Viking Age in South-western Scania
Franciszek Satalecki
Lunds University Department of Archaeology and Ancient History: Master Thesis in Archaeology – ARKM21, Spring Semester (2014)
Abstract
In this thesis I explore the subject on how burial was used by Viking Age population of South-western Scania to express their social identity. As opposed to most earlier research concerning Viking Age burials I utilise regional, mourner-centred and practice-based approach. I am following observations conducted for burials in Denmark by J. Ulriksen (2011), focused on traces of deposition of burned and unburned human remains in the grave fills, the practice of opening the burial and tracing the intersection and overlays of the graves…

medievalistsnet:

A look at Viking age burial practices in Scandinavia. ~S

Death as an architect of societies Burial and social identity during the Viking Age in South-western Scania

Franciszek Satalecki

Lunds University Department of Archaeology and Ancient History: Master Thesis in Archaeology – ARKM21, Spring Semester (2014)

Abstract

In this thesis I explore the subject on how burial was used by Viking Age population of South-western Scania to express their social identity. As opposed to most earlier research concerning Viking Age burials I utilise regional, mourner-centred and practice-based approach. I am following observations conducted for burials in Denmark by J. Ulriksen (2011), focused on traces of deposition of burned and unburned human remains in the grave fills, the practice of opening the burial and tracing the intersection and overlays of the graves…

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Hearst Pool [Photographer: Cocoabiscuit]

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Hearst Pool [Photographer: Cocoabiscuit]

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