Elements of Fortification of the Medieval and Early
Modern City of Sibiu. The Tower Gate and the Gate’s
Bastion. Historical and Archaeological Considerations Cover Image

Elements of Fortification of the Medieval and Early Modern City of Sibiu. The Tower Gate and the Gate’s Bastion. Historical and Archaeological Considerations
Elements of Fortification of the Medieval and Early Modern City of Sibiu. The Tower Gate and the Gate’s Bastion. Historical and Archaeological Considerations

Author(s): Anca Niţoi, Claudia Urduzia
Subject(s): Archaeology
Published by: Editura Mega
Keywords: fortification system; urban archaeology; Middle Ages; Sibiu

Summary/Abstract: The article presents the latest rescue archaeological excavations performed in the perimeter ofthe fortification system of Sibiu of the late Middle Ages. Through these researches we were able to identify theexact location of the Tower Gate and Gate’s Bastion, components of the last two fortification belts of the city.

  • Issue Year: 28/2014
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 243-258
  • Page Count: 15
  • Language: English