Podlesie – early neolithic site

Person conducting excavation: Artur Grabarek, MA
Country: Poland
Site name: Podlesie, site 6,  Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship
Type of the site: cementry of the Lusatian Culture
Involved institutions:
Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw
Description of the research:
In the years 2014-2018, the area of 380 m² was investigated. About 13,000 artefacts were discovered: 9,000 pieces of ceramics, 2400 flint products, 100 obsidian products, 110 stone items, as well as clay weights, whorls, fragments of animal bones. Stratigraphic and planigraphic observations and the results of a comprehensive analysis of materials, clearly indicate that we are dealing with a culturally homogeneous group, constituting a remnants of the middle and late phase of the LBK. The nature of the finds makes the site Podlesie one of the most important points on the map of the KCWR settlements in the Nida Basin region.