Bioarchaeological and paleopathological analysis of a burial from the late Roman necropolis of Pianotta di Calatabiono (CT Sicily)

Francesco M Galassi, Rodolfo Brancato, Maria Teresa Magro, Elena Varotto

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Abstract

This contribution focuses on the human osteological remains recovered
from a tomb in the necropolis of Contrada Pianotta di Calatabiano
(Catania, eastern Sicily). In antiquity, this fertile, water-rich land along the
Via Pompeia connecting Messina to Syracuse was ideal for intensive agricultural exploitation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)31-37
Number of pages7
JournalStudi Romani
Volume2
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2020

Keywords

  • human osteological remains
  • Contrada Pianotta di Calatabiano
  • archaeological investigation

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