Table-des-Marchands Tumulus, Locmariaquer

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 12 August 2014
Table-des-Marchands Tumulus, Locmariaquer

The stone burial mound known as the Table-des-Marchands (Table of Merchants) at the Neolithic site of Locmariaquer in north-west France. The tomb was constructed in the 5th millennium BCE and is so called because of the large flat stone which creates the ceiling of the inner tomb chamber.


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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2014, August 12). Table-des-Marchands Tumulus, Locmariaquer. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2920/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Table-des-Marchands Tumulus, Locmariaquer." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 12, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2920/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Table-des-Marchands Tumulus, Locmariaquer." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 12 Aug 2014. Web. 11 Nov 2019.

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