Category: Protohistory

1. November 2017

Protohistory | Archaeology

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It’s all in the shape

by Andrej Abplanalp

On All Hallows’ Day we commemorate the dead. That anyone commemorates the Roman soldier, buried during the Iron Age in Giubiasco (Ticino), is unlikely. Although, his story would be interesting.

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31. March 2017

Protohistory | Collection

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Magic in Palaeolithic times

by Andrej Abplanalp

In the 19th century a 15’000 years old baton made of reindeer antler was found in Schaffhausen. It’s one of the oldest figural representations to be found in Switzerland.

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