Archaeological materials from caves in the south Caucasus recovered by Stefan Krukowski during his stay in Georgia 1916–1918

Karol Szymczak

Abstrakt

The Polish archaeologist Stefan Krukowski stayed in Georgia from 1916 to 1918. During  that time, apart from carrying out a comprehensive excavation in Gvarjilas Klde Cave, he also performed test digs in other Caucasian cave sites, the materials from which are still stored in the Georgian National Museum in Tbilisi but have never been published. In this paper these inventories are analysed and presented as a side note to a recently published book on the results of Krukowski’s field research in Gvarjilas Klde.

Słowa kluczowe: Georgia, Caucasus, Palaeolithic cave sites, Stefan Krukowski
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