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Greying Wanderer
21-03-16, 10:52
Not sure if this is right place or already posted but bizarre burials in neolithic Britain

http://bellbeakerblogger.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/british-mummification-parker-pearson.html

http://bellbeakerblogger.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/part-2-british-mummification-parker.html

Angela
21-03-16, 14:12
Not sure if this is right place or already posted but bizarre burials in neolithic Britain

http://bellbeakerblogger.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/british-mummification-parker-pearson.html

http://bellbeakerblogger.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/part-2-british-mummification-parker.html

Very strange. Maybe they were trying to create the perfect person somehow?

Btw, I read the links quickly, but it seems they're in fact not "Neolithic", but rather Copper to Bronze Age, yes?

Greying Wanderer
21-03-16, 15:07
Very strange. Maybe they were trying to create the perfect person somehow?

Btw, I read the links quickly, but it seems they're in fact not "Neolithic", but rather Copper to Bronze Age, yes?

Ah, think you may be right there.

Promenade
23-03-16, 05:44
"a new individual whose mummified body parts are sewn together from other individuals"
Very bizarre, has anyone ever heard of anything like this before?