FOSSA GRAVE
   A type of grave that can be best translated as pit or trench graves, usually for inhumation, and generally dating to the Iron Age.

Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans. .

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  • fossa — /fosa/ In the civil law, a ditch; a receptacle of water, made by hand. In old English law, a ditch. A pit full of water, in which women committing felony were drowned. A grave or sepulcher …   Black's law dictionary

  • fossa — /fosa/ In the civil law, a ditch; a receptacle of water, made by hand. In old English law, a ditch. A pit full of water, in which women committing felony were drowned. A grave or sepulcher …   Black's law dictionary

  • fossa — A ditch; a grave; a water hole where female felons were drowned; a castle moat …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • APPENWIHR —    Tumulus 1 of this cemetery near Colmar (Haut Rhin) in Eastern France contains a mid seventh century BC inhumation in a fossa grave with bronze drinking equipment, which includes an Etruscan ribbed bowl, probably from Vetulonia …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

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