Cista de la Carretera de Calonge

The Cista de la Carretera de Calonge is an approximately oval stone box found within the remains of a tumulus.

Cista de la Carretera de Calonge

The Cista de la Carretera de Calonge is an approximately oval stone box found within the remains of a tumulus. It is located northeast of Romanyà de la Selva, a village in Santa Cristina d’Aro in the southern part of the Baix Empordà region in the province of Girona in Catalonia, Spain.

Discovered by Manuel Cazurro i Ruiz in 1912 and excavated by Lluís Estève in 1952, this northwest-southeast-oriented structure made of granite is dated to the Neolithic period (3500–2500 BCE).

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