THE MEZEK SYNDROME – Bogdan Filov and the Celtic Chariot Burial from Mezek in Southern Bulgaria


The Celtic chariot burial from the Mal Tepe tomb at Mezek in the Haskovo region of southern Bulgaria is one of the most significant Celtic finds from the Balkans, in terms of the artifacts themselves, and the nature and chronology of the burial. However, from the outset the site has also been a prime example of the ugliest aspects of archaeology on the Balkans…



















The 5th Century BC Celtic Chariot Burial from Newbridge (Edinburgh), Scotland

UD: Jan. 2019

The first Celtic chariot burial to be found in Scotland…

FULL ARTICLE  by Carter, Hunter et al in Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society:


On Balkan Celtic Chariots see: