Celestial Symbolism of the Vučedol Culture

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The ornamental art of the Late Copper Age Vučedol culture is outstanding. The consistent use of starlike motifs and their arrangement might symbolize cosmological notions which show surprising similarities with the Eurasian belief system involving the starry sky.


Carpathian Basin Late Copper Astronomical Event Astronomical Knowledge Celestial Navigation 
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  1. 1.Magistratum StudioDunaföldvárHungary

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