Cova Gran

Phases included in the AgriChange project

Cardial: ca. 5300 cal BC
Postcardial: ca. 4400 cal BC

Type of site

Cave site, multiple uses, silo pits
Dry site


Collbató (Barcelona, Spain)

Work done to date

Campaigns 2018-2019: 15 samples

Type of study

Archaeobotanical analysis, silo pits


Abundant seed/fruit remains

Main significance

Early Cardial occupations. Poor state of knowledge in the area.

Main difficulties

Limited surface available for excavation due to excavations early in the 20th century.