STARCEVO-CRIS archaeological site.
Starcevo is a little village near Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Eponymus
site of the Neolithic Central Balkan, Carpatho-Danubian and Dniester civilizations. (Starcevo-Cris culture). First European pottery and the first painted with geometrical motifs pottery. Clay
figurines of bird goddesses. A great ancient civilization on the Danube river, c. 6000 BC.(Gimbutas, M.,
The Goddesses and Gods of Old Europe, University of California Press, Los Angeles, 1996, Gimbutas, M., The Language of the Goddesses, Harper, SanFrancisco, 1991, Gimbutas, M.,
The Living Goddesses, University of California Press, Berkley, Los Angeles, London 1999, Larina, O., "Culturi din epoca neolitica", Stiinta 1994, p. 28-42).