Danube Virtual Museum

Altar

Title: Altar
Site: Vinča
Location/Region: Belgrade
Chrolonology: 8000 BC - 4000 BC
Museum: Belgrade City Museum
Country: Serbia
Epoch: Late Neolithic
Culture: Vinča Culture
Closer Dating: 5th millennia BC
Material: Fired clay
Dimensions: L 6.2; W 4.8; H 4.3 cm
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Description

Small dark gray rectangular altar with four legs. In the middle of the narrower sides there are very stylized heads. Decorative pattern of the container is made by the incised oblique and straight lines.