Levanluhta jewellery links Finland to a European exchange network

June 25, 2019 Off By readly




The Levänluhta water burial site, dating back to the Iron Age (300-800 CE), is one of Finland’s most famous archaeological sites. Nearly one hundred individuals, mainly women or children, were buried in a lake located at Isokyrö in SW Finland, during the Iron Age. Some of the deceased were accompanied by arm rings and necklaces made out of copper alloy, bronze or brass.

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