Basic Information
Site Name Koblach
Public Yes
Entity Name Glitzbalmen
Entity Type settlement
Settlement Occupation temporary
Entity Alternative Name
  • Glitzhöhle
  • Comment 1954 in the Glitzbalme N, in the Glitzbalmen W 1 - 5 and in the Glitzhöhle in Birken, municipality Koblach, in the valley bottom at the north and west steep precipitations of the Horst with ruin "Neuburg" some probing excavations took place. Result was the evidence of episodic settlement activity from the Neolithic, the early Bronze Age, the urnfield period and the Iron Age. Finds in the Vlbg. LM. In the continuation of the work in the Glitzbalmen and in the Glitzhöhle, cat. No. 1111/21, 1957, just above the valley floor of the Glitzorfmähder witnesses of episodic use; especially hearths with shards of early Bronze Age and Urnfield period, Melauner- and Schneller- ceramic, animal bones. 1954 during excavations in the Glitz-Balmen at the north and west-foot of the eyrie with the ruin "Neuburg", in "street houses", community Koblach, "Schnellerware" and yellowish, profiled armring fragment made of glass were found. Finds in the Vlbg. 1951-1954 from the slopes of the Horst with the ruin Neuburg and from the plateau so-called Schneller-, Fritzener- and San Zeno-material. Finds in the Vlbg. LM.
    Dating
  • Austria | Austria | Bronze Age (unspecified)
  • Austria | Austria | Iron Age (unspecified)
  • Austria | Austria | Late Bronze Age (unspecified)
  • Certainty
    Entity Type Certainty 2 - basic: data from only one method and without relevant comparisons
    Dating Certainty 2 - basic: data from only one method and without relevant comparisons
    Location Certainty 3 - low: not certain data from old finds or old not-verifiable sources
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