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Die Gräberfunde von Valsgärde III. Valsgärde 7

ARWIDSSON, G., "Die Gräberfunde von Valsgärde III. Valsgärde 7", Acta Musei antiquitatum septentrionalium Regiæ Universitatis Upsaliensis, vol. 5, University of Uppsala, Uppsala, 1977.

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Were people in prehistory buried in some sort of covering, something like coffin or a bag (CZ)?

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