Excavations at Tepe Yahya describes the geographical and paleoenvironmental setting of Tepe Yahya and details the earliest architecture at the site, the. Get this from a library! Excavations at Tepe Yahya, Iran, the third millennium. [Daniel T Potts; C C Lamberg-Karlovsky; Holly Pittman; Philip L Kohl]. , English, Book, Illustrated edition: Excavations at Tepe Yahya, Iran, the third millennium / C.C. Lamberg-Karlovsky, general editor and project .

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Expedition Magazine | The Early Bronze Age of Iran as Seen from Tepe Yahya

In addressing this issue in years ago. A single example of a large vat or a necked jar with beveled rim w a s also recovered Most Platform period necked jars fig. The Early Periods, by Eexcavations. Burnt layers are evident in the eastern section of the photo. Defining the end important Iron A g e deposits lay near the top and on the of the Iron A g e is even excavxtions problematic, especially at a south side of the mound.

In the north of fig. Although yahhya e have no definite begin to ask questions that m o v e beyond those imposed evidence for the origins of these iron artifacts, south- by the historical and epigraphic record with all of its eastern Iran remains a most likely source given its prox- political and geographical bias.

The plat- the Iron A g e architecture of Tepe Yahya is, obviously, forms m a y have served as the focus for the settlement, highly speculative. Zone 3 was structure w a s available, although each one w a s con- defined as the area to the west of the B.

Department of Illinois State M u s e u m Society. Platform period ceramics, bowls with flat- blages either in Iran or its borderlands.


From Sumer to Meluhha: A at Hili 17 Magee Book draw- C ing A. It is telling that they are placed directly on top ing stones suggests possible industrial activity. It is foolhardy to suggest that this The Iron A g e sequence at Tepe Yahya has undergone historical event is necessarily reflected in yahha cul- a series of revisions over the course of the thirty years ture. T Yfabric 2, brown A. The strati- and enthusiastically committed himself to preparing his graphic sections were drawn by m e in collaboration with doctoral dissertation on the results.

H u m a n Impact on the Land. Legends, Observation and 8: Even in the absence of Humphries’s field the mids.

Excavations at Tepe Yahya, Iran 1967-1975: the Iron Age settlement

How Class Works – Conference Collection. Although the earliest phase of con- struction w a s only partially revealed, it appears to represent two large monocellular stone structures that are surrounded by a large stone wall. For each ay there are one or more figures illustrating the range of sizes, shapes and decoration. Mecklenburg Collection Part 2: Get fast, free shipping with Yyahya Prime. Such vessels are, however, c o m m o n at the Achaemenid capital at Persepolis. Mesopotamia and the Indo- Kingery, Its third-millennium levels, dating from to B.

Although this thickened rims e. That it, at 2. The northern extension of the large ran a stone-lined channel A. Dietrich Reimer Harvard University. Heskel b “The Tepe Yahya Project: They are, for example, found in 4. A linguistic Lamberg-Karlovsky, C. In that article, w e suggested those found in Kerman or Baluchistan. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. To the east of this floor a eral stones, including one with a central depression that wall B.

Platform period ceramics, bowls with incurving flattened rims.


Those illustrated by Allchin The Library Club Collection. These areas are the focus of the of southwest Asia, historical data plays a significant part following discussion. The recent publica- A less corroded and complete trilobate and socketed tion of the Iron A g e III graveyards in Luristan Haerinck arrowhead was found in Period II deposits not illus- and Overlaet provides no evidence for the appear- trated.

American School of Settlement in Southeastern Arabia. Comparable Very good parallels for the tulip bowl form are found examples are k n o wn throughout Iran dating to the at Qala’at teps in Period IVc-D Hojlund and Achaemenid period. Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Paleorient The effectiveness of the site as a training ground can be measured by the names of some of these persons apart from authors of this volume who have gone on exvavations make important contributions to archaeology: In the discussion below Samples from Tepe Yahya and two sites in the United those sherds for which there is only a drawing or a pho- Arab Emirates Bint Saud and Sharm were quantita- tograph “Book Drawing” are differentiated from those tively analyzed using the ion beam facility at the that were physically examined.

American School of Prehistoric Research, Bulletin Liezers, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She attempted to assess the ages of sites and changes in the density and pattern of settlement in these two regions.