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What are the 2 types of burials in the time of King Hector?

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bolera | Student | eNotes Newbie

Posted January 26, 2007 at 6:26 PM via web

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What are the 2 types of burials in the time of King Hector?

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a-b | (Level 3) Adjunct Educator

Posted January 27, 2007 at 5:09 AM (Answer #1)

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I found this page which says in the time of the Trojan War:

The bodies of the dead are laid to rest, often with grave goods and weapons, at least among the upper classes, in dug graves, stone-walled tombs (called “cist graves”), or tholos tombs built in the shape of a beehive, often under a hill.

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revolution | College Teacher | Valedictorian

Posted July 25, 2009 at 4:46 PM (Answer #2)

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  1. dug graves, stone-walled tombs
  2. holos tombs built in the shape of a beehive, under a hill

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