Author Archives: Popovici Sergiu

Tumulul 8 de la Cimișlia. Considerații preliminare Sergiu Popovici, Ion Ciobanu, Serghei Agulnikov, Ion Noroc

Agulnicov, Ciobanu 2016

Abstract. This paper presents the preliminary data on rescue archaeological research of the tumulus No. 8 near Cimişlia (Republic of Moldova) in 2015. The tumulus had a diameter of 36 m and height of 0,8 m. In the mound ten graves, two agglomerations of bones and pottery, a religious complex, a circular moat and a circular stone platform were identified. According to the stratigraphy, the construction of the initial mound, ditch and the cult complex (consisting of six buried vertical logs) were connected with the grave 3 of late Eneolithic time. The next chronological horizon is represented by the graves of Zhivotilovka-Volchansk type (No. 2 and 8). In addition, there were excavated two graves of Yamnaya culture, one grave of Katacomb culture, two Sarmatian and one of the late Medieval nomad.

Descarcă articolul: Popovici, Ciobanu, Agulnicov, Noroc 2016

Un mormânt sarmatic descoperit la Fîrlădeni (r-nul Căușeni) Sergiu Popovici, Eugen Mistreanu, Ion Noroc

Popovici, Mistreanu, Noroc 2015

Abstract. The article analyzes an inhumation grave accidentally discovered on the territory of Fîrladeni village, Causeni district. Buried child of 8-9 years, was laid in a stretched position on his back, oriented to the north. Paleoanthropological analysis of the bone material revealed traces of intentional cranial deformation. The tomb inventory is represented by a ceramic pot, several beads, a bronze earring, a fragment of a bronze plaque. According to analog inhumation graves, this burial dates from the first half of the II-nd century A.D., which corresponds to the middle
period of Sarmatian culture.

Descarcă articolul: Popovici, Mistreanu, Noroc 2015