Punta Tonnara archaeological site
Street View (if present)
Description

Punta Tonnara archaeological site

Name

Mesolithic age sites; Neolithic village. (A2).

Description 

Discovery area of ​​Mesolithic industry. Holes for poles have been identified on the promontory, inside which fragments of Stentinellian impressed pottery and lithic industry belonging to a settlement of the Neolithic age have been found.

Bibliographic sources

Basile B., The Syracusan coastal arch, in Lena G. - Basile B. - Di Stefano G., Landings, ports, coastal settlements and coastlines of south-eastern Sicily from Prehistory to Late Antiquity, "ArchStorSir", s . III, II, 1988, p.23. Russo I.-Gianino P.-Lanteri R., Augusta and neighboring territories, I, Prehistory, From the Upper Paleolithic to Pre-colonization, 1996, pp. 50- 53. Lanteri R., Augusta and its territory, elements for an archaeological map, 1997, p.50; Guidelines 1999, Archeol Sites Map. 216. Area of ​​archaeological interest, art. 142 letter m) Legislative Decree 42/04 (Source text of survey sheet n.12 Landscape Plan of the Province of Syracuse - Archaeological Heritage)

Area of ​​archaeological interest, art. 142 letter m) Legislative Decree 42/04

(Source text of survey form n.13 Landscape Plan of the Province of Syracuse - Archaeological Heritage)

PRESS: Well cataloged but partially geolocated. We invite you to provide your contribution by providing us with useful information that will allow us to geo-locate the listed asset. See also "Cultural Heritage to be Geolocated"

Archaeological Heritage Sheets Landscape Plan of Syracuse

Bibliography and further in-depth documents:

100) FIRST SICILY - AT THE ORIGINS OF SICILIAN SOCIETY - volume first edited by Sebastiano Tusa Palermo 1997.

Ignazio Caloggero: Sicily between History, Myths and Legends. Vol. 1: From Prehistory to the Phoenicians. First edition 2018 - Revised and updated edition of 2022

Ignazio Caloggero:

History of Sicily - 1.2. Paleolithic and Mesolithic:

History of Sicily - 1.2.1: Religious sentiments and burials in the Paleolithic and Mesolithic

History of Sicily - 1.2.2: Art in the Paleolithic and Mesolithic

History of Sicily - 1.2.3: Archaeological sites of the Sicilian Paleolithic and Mesolithic

History of Sicily - 1.3.1: Neolithic and the birth of agriculture in Sicily

History of Sicily - 1.3.2: Religiosity and Burials in the Neolithic Period

History of Sicily - 1.3.3: Art in the Neolithic

History of Sicily - 1.3.4: Neolithic Sites List

Card insertion: Ignazio Caloggero

Information contributions: Web, Region of Sicily 

Photo: Card shown above

Note: The population of the cards of the Heritage database proceeds in incremental phases: cataloging, georeferencing, insertion of information and images. The cultural property in question has been cataloged, and the first information has been entered. In order to enrich the information content, further contributions are welcome, if you wish you can contribute through our area "Your Contributions"

Disclaimer note

Go to Google Maps
Rate it (1 to 5)
4.001
Send a notice to the publisher
[contact-form-7 id="18385"]
Share