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The Mountain Sanctuary of Matzanni in Sardinia: Project Motivations and Preliminary Research Results

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The Matzanni Project tracks the role of the large mountain sanctuary of Matzanni-Vallermosa (southwestern Sardinia) in a scalar network from the local to, potentially, the Bronze Age global. Exploitation of metals in the mountainous setting of the sanctuary constitutes a major research focus together with understanding how metal extraction and religion may have intersected.
Original languageEnglish
JournalOpen Archaeology
Volume6
Issue1
Pages (from-to)206-213
Number of pages8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2020

    Research areas

  • Nuragic culture, Multi-Mode Survey, Bronze and Iron Age settlement, Networks

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