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Summary

PPNB settlement

Class:

  • Rural settlement
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Dhuweila Rock Carvings

Dhuweila Rock Carvings

Nahal Hemar Cave

Pre-Pottery Neolithic settlement

Zohar Fortress

The ruins of the fortress are built on top of a marlstone hill. The external walls that once surrounded the fortress have collapsed and are gone. The ruins were originally dated to the Roman/Byzantine period, although recent survey re-dated it to the Crus

Matsad Bokek

Matsad Bokek

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The PPNB-PN settlement - 6400-5080 BC. Two phases of occupations are visible.

Sources:

  1. Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember, sv. ,Dhuweila Encyclopedia of Prehistory: Volume 8: South and Southwest Asia 2013,p. 81