Stenkisten

An intact stone coffin from 2500 B.C. from a period in time, where people were buried in a single grave, instead of in traditional mass graves.
The internal measures of the coffin. Length: 3,9 metres, width 2.25 metres, hight: 1.2 meters and the entrance is 2,25 metres long.
The grave?s content consisted of, among other objects, vessels made out of clay, daggers made out of flint and a rare fire grave from the early Stone Age.
The findings are on display at Vesthimmerland?s Museum located in Aars

Opening hours
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2009 Monday - Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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Lyngholmvej 17
9600 Aars

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+45 98625199

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    • Farsø
    • Limfjorden Øst
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    • Vesthimmerland
    • Ålestrup
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    Longtitude : 9.513437
    Latitude : 56.85407