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dc.contributor.author Moore, Elizabeth en_US
dc.contributor.author Pauk, Pauk en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-08-04T19:49:24Z en_US
dc.date.available 2010-08-04T19:49:24Z en_US
dc.date.issued 2001 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Moore, E., and P. Pauk. 2001. Nyaung-gan: A Preliminary Note on a Bronze Age Cemetery near Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma). Asian Perspectives 40 (1): 35-47. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1535-8283 (E-ISSN) en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0066-8435 (Print) en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10125/17143 en_US
dc.description.abstract Preliminary excavations were made in 1998 at a cemetery south of Nyaung-gan Village, near Mandalay, in central Myanmar (Burma). The site is located on the edge of a volcanic crater; there are nearby copper deposits. Three main types of artifacts were recovered from the excavation: ceramics, stone rings, and bronzes. Survey of the surrounding area includes possible smelting and stone ring production sites. Much remains to be learned about the Nyaung-gan cemetery, but it is already clear that the finds from the site contribute greatly to the knowledge of Myanmar prehistory. KEYWORDS: Burma, Myanmar, prehistory, Pyu, stone rings, Southeast Asia. en_US
dc.publisher University of Hawai'i Press (Honolulu) en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Volume 40 en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Number 1 en_US
dc.subject Burma en_US
dc.subject Myanmar en_US
dc.subject prehistory en_US
dc.subject Pyu en_US
dc.subject stone rings en_US
dc.subject Southeast Asia en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prehistoric peoples--Asia--Periodicals. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Prehistoric peoples--Oceania--Periodicals. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Asia--Antiquities--Periodicals. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Oceania--Antiquities--Periodicals. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh East Asia--Antiquities--Periodicals. en_US
dc.title Nyaung-gan: A Preliminary Note on a Bronze Age Cemetery near Mandalay, Myanmar (Burma) en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.type.dcmi Text en_US

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