Nekropolis of thombstones in Sapna and Medjedja

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In medieval Bosnia, there is a distinct and unique type of tombstone, the most interesting phenomenon in European creativity. Tombstones are authentic monuments generally in the area of medieval Bosnia.

In the area of Sapna there are several tombstone areas including sites Zagrobnice in Sapna and Sjeca in Medjedja. Most thombstones are recumbent monoliths, which occur in three forms: panel, chests and sarkograph or gabled. The main decorations on the tombstones can be classified in the social and religious symbols, figural scenes and pure ornaments.

Locations where there are these tombstones are reachable for arrivals of concerned citizens, tourists, students,  etc.

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