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Material Remains Of Moegyobyin Site And Its Environment
- Moegyobyin site is situated in Salingyi Township, Sagaing Region, Upper Myanmar. Varieties of material remains were found at Moegyobyin site. There are many kinds of stone implements, potsherds, pieces of bead, teeth of animals, fragments of bone and stone slabs about a man’s height without inscription and scripture. There are surface finds from Wetsoekone near Moegyobyin village. More than 500 artifacts were collected. Most artifacts are microlithic products, including typical microcore, micro blades, burins, and various scrapers. Animal bones were discovered, providing important scientific basis for study of life style at that time. And one archaeological site is concerned other site in it environments. Regional settlement, distribution and relationships are also studied. Moegyobyin site and it environment sites have important position on the study of prehistoric culture in Myanmar.
Nwe Nwe Moe
- 2nd International Conference on Burma/Myanmar Studies