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Archaeologists Uncover Groundbreaking Discoveries in Formentera Excavation

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A team of archaeologists presented their important discoveries at the Local Studies Conference in Formentera. These discoveries were made at the archaeological site of Can Celleràs, venda des Monestir, la Mola.

5 Things You Need To Know

  • The archaeological site of Can Celleràs in Formentera has revealed significant findings from the 13th century.
  • These discoveries include two distinct periods: the Almohad period from 1200 to 1235 and the Aragonese-Catalan conquest period from 1235 to 1300.
  • The proximity of the site to the Monastery of Santa María de la Mola led to its archaeological investigation.
  • The excavation uncovered two buildings from the Andalusian period, which are unique for this time in the Balearic Islands.
  • The excavation also revealed fine ceramics and gaming boards, which will be exhibited at the Faro de la Mola.

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