Saul's Mound


Jan van der Crabben
by Wayne Hsieh
published on 30 May 2014
Saul's Mound

Saul's Mound is arranged so that its corners are arranged in the four cardinal directions. It is believed to have some ceremonial function, and likely has a central role in the Woodland People's religious cosmology.
Pinson Mounds State Archeological Area, Pinson, Tennessee.

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Hsieh, W. (2014, May 30). Saul's Mound. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Hsieh, Wayne. "Saul's Mound." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 30, 2014.

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Hsieh, Wayne. "Saul's Mound." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 30 May 2014. Web. 26 Jan 2020.

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