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Stećci monuments, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Eastern Europe and Russia

More than 70000 megalithic stones . Officially considered to be an Medieval tombstones often decorated with different motifs or texts written in Bosnian Cyrillic (nowadays extinct). Remains of deceased ones are almost never found under the stećci which challenges the official exclusive tombstone theory. They weight from few to more than 30 tons and usually can be found in very remote areas of mountains and forests.

Address: more than 3000 localities scattered across Bosnia and Herzegovina (86%) and bordering parts of Croatia (6%), Serbia (4%) and Montenegro (4%)
This site belongs to the following categories: Megalithic

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