Agrij Valley Survey

Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey - Introduction

Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey - Introduction

The Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey (AAAS) is an innovative project designed to elucidate settlement patterns and to present a model of the organization of procurement and consumption of regionally available and extra-regional resources and goods, diachronically, in an area of northwestern Romania. The region, defined by two adjacent river valleys, was chosen because of its unique settlement history, with artifacts dating as far back as the Upper Paleolithic period and nearly continuous occupation from the Neolithic period to the present....(click header for more information).

Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey – summer 2015. Preliminary results of the Geophysical survey and pilot excavations on Vranița Hill, Bozna village (com. Treznea)

Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey – summer 2015. Preliminary results of the Geophysical survey and pilot excavations on Vranița Hill, Bozna village (com. Treznea)

The collaboration between Eric De Sena (Transylvania Alive), Daniel Deac (Salaj County Museum of History and Art), Felix Marcu (National Museum of Transylvanian History, Cluj-Napoca), and George Cupcea (University Babeș-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca) at the archaeological site on Vranița Hill in Bozna village (comuna Treznea) has yielded very good results.

Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey - video on excavations at Bozna

Agrij-Almașu Archaeological Survey - video on excavations at Bozna

Cora Brumaru made a great short video about the 2015 summer excavations at Bozna....