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Archaeological Deposits of Castillejos and Prehistoric Necropolis of Hacho

Diputación de Málaga
Yacimiento de Castillejos 3. Pizarra

Archaeological Deposits of Castillejos and Prehistoric Necropolis of Hacho

The Castillejo de Quintana can not be accessed, although there is a tomb in the Castillejo de Luna that has been photographed and documented.

In the area known as the Castillejo de Luna and Cañada del Sordo a cist tombs necropolis has been found. The site, with around ten cists, has been punished for spoilers and partly destroyed by land withdrawals made in the area.

A dagger has been found there, as well as a keeper plate, and a tip kind Palmela (pieces that can be seen at the Municipal Museum of Pizarra), as well as several polished ceramic objects and materials. Abundant pottery can be found on campus.

This necropolis seems to be from early Bronze Age according to the cist burials, typical of this time, although with persistence of Chalcolithic elements (from Copper Age Final), as the aforementioned Palmela tip, platelet archer and ceramic elements.

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