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Summary

Bronze Age Town

Class:

  • City
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Ṭābatum - Tell Taban

Bronze Age town

Tabite-Thebetha?-Thebeta

Tabite/Thebetha?/Thebeta

Tell Tunainir (Thannuris)

Tell Tunainir (Thannuris)

Tower of Procopius

Tower of Procopius

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The oldest evidence for a settlement at Tell Bderi dates from V th millennium BC.

See:

  1. Peter Pfadhner, The excavations at Tell Bderi 1986 in: AAAS 1986-87-  Les annales archéologiques arabes syriennes. Revue d'archéologie et d'histoire 36-37, pp. 292-303 - http://archiv.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/propylaeumdok/1283/1/Pfaelzner_The_excavations_at_Tell_Bderi_1986.pdf
  2. Peter Pfadhner, Tell Bderi - the development of a Bronze Age town, in: S. Kerner (eds.), The Near East in Antiquity. German contributions to the archaeology of Jordan, Palestine, Syria, Lebanon and Egypt, Amman 1990, pp. 63-79
  3. Peter M. M. G. Akkermans, Glenn M. Schwartz, The Archaeology of Syria: From Complex Hunter-Gatherers to Early Urban Societies (c.16,000-300 BC), CAH 2003, p.377