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Summary

Scaloria Cave, Grotta Scaloria

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 100-500 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Sipontum

OmnesViae import TPPlace1277

Siponto Amphitheatre - Sipontum

Siponto Amphitheatre - Sipontum

Manfredonia, Scoppa Hypogeum I

Ipogeo Paleocristiano Scoppa I

Manfredonia, Scoppa Hypogeum II

Ipogeo Paleocristiano Scoppa II

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Grotta Scaloria was a Neolithic ritual place used ca 5600-5300  BC. Grotta Scaloria was discovered and explored in 1931, later briefly excavated in 1967, and extensively from 1978–80.

See:

  1. Ernestine S. Elster, Eugenia Isetti, John Robb, and Antonella Traverso (eds.), The Archaeology of Grotta Scaloria. Ritual in Neolithic Southeast Italy, series «Monumenta Archaeologica» 38, University of New Mexico Press, 2016