Kittiskoski. The dwelling site is situated on the right bank of the stream. Photo Jukka Lönnqvist.
Neolithic flint arrowhead. Photo Jan Fast
Smoke quartz artefact. Photo Jan Fast
The first leg of the excavation was organized as a community archaeology digand financed by Hiiden Opisto while the second part was reserved for local schools.
Participants in the community archaeology dig in action. Photo Jan Fast
School days. Photo Jan Fast
The main part of the finds consisted of either potsherds, quartz or flint flakes and burnt bone. The find layer was approximately 3-40 cm:s in depth and very dark greyish brown in colour.
A small selection of different types of pottery found during the excavation. Photo Jan Fast
We hope to be able to continue the excavation in July next year!