The articles are of archaeological, historical and museological interest and are mainly related to the region of Banat, although some deal with Romanian and universal history as well
Jan. 1, 2022
The presence of anthropomorphic figurines made of clay is well documented in the ”Getae” environment north of the Danube. Judging from their discovery context, the ”special” treatment visible on some of the pieces, as well as comparing these finds with the ones from Graeco-Roman, specialists have come to the conclusion that such objects were used for magical purposes. While common in the area east of the Carpathians, such objects have rarely been found in contexts attributed to the so-called ”Celtic horizon” from the Carpathian Basin.