We thank our colleagues from the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iași for their support leading up to the successful funding application which made this project possible, and to the staff from the Iași branch of the Romanian Academy and from the Iași Institute of Archaeology for their continued support and assistance.
We would like to thank the staff from the Museum of Cucuteni Eneolithic Art in Piatra-Neamț, and Dr. Lăcrămioara Istina and the rest of the staff from the “Iulian Antonescu” Museum in Bacău. Acknowledgements also go to our colleagues Dr. Veaceslav Bigbaev and Dr. Eugen Sava from the National Museum of Archaeology and History in Chișinău (Republic of Moldova), and Dr. Mihai Ursu from the National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History in Chișinău for their support in accessing the collections of the museums.
We would also like to thank all those who have participated in fieldwork associated with the project:
The database information was collected in conjunction with the members of the Arheoinvest Research Platform from the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iași.
The project is funded by the National Research Council of Romania through the ‘Exploratory Research Projects’ (PCE) instrument of the IDEAS program.