Carvalho, A.F., Goncalves, D., Granja, R.& Petchey, F. (2012). Algar do Bom Santo: a Middle Neolithic necropolis in Portuguese Estremadura. In J.Gibaja, A.F. Carvalho & P. Chambon (Eds.), Funerary Practices in the Iberian Peninsula from the Mesolithic to the Chalcolithic. (pp.77-1-10). Oxford, England: Archaeopress.
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A research project on the Algar do Bom Santo necropolis started in 2010. This paper presents a preliminary synthesis on the exhumed human population and a first insight into the funerary practices recorded during the site excavations in the 1990s, as well as palaeodiet reconstitutions.
This chapter has been published in the book: Funerary Practices in the Iberian Peninsula from the Mesolithic to the Chalcolithic. © 2012 Archaeopress and the Authors. Used with permission.