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Vera Collum and the excavation of a ‘Roman’ megalithic tomb

  • Richard Bradley (a1)

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In 1931 Vera Collum excavated the megalithic tomb at Tressé in Brittany, claiming that it had been built during the Roman period and was associated with the cult of the mother goddess. This article traces the course of her excavation and suggests a context for the reuse of Neolithic monuments in that area.

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