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Messapic tomb painted with meanders discovered in Manduria, Apulia

A Messapic Tomb was discovered during the excavations for the construction of the methane gas grid in Manduria, an Apulian city in the province of Taranto, famous for the production of 'Primitivo' wine. Credit: sabap-le.beniculturali.itThe tomb, described as a funerary monument with characteristics of both the Messapian and Magna Graecia civilizations, is a rectangular shaped fossa (trench) grave, cut into the bedrock, with a wide...

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