Loading...

7,200-year-old Vessel Tells of the Rise of the Elites from Ayman's blog

Haifa University Prof. Danny Rosenberg holds the 7,200-year-old model clay grain silo found at Tel Tsaf in the Jordan Valley.

The oldest evidence of food storage rituals has been found by researchers from the University of Haifa and the German Archaeological Institute (DAI) in Berlin during excavations at the prehistoric site of Tel Tsaf: an unusual pottery vessel. The vessel, which is over 7,000 years old, reveals for the first time the ritual and political significance of large scale food storage in the Ancient Near East.


Share:
Previous post     
     Next post
     Blog home

The Wall

No comments
You need to sign in to comment

Like Us On FB

Follow Ayman

Blogger Tricks

Blogs

Ayman Admin
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan criticized the U.S. milita... more
Ayman 15 minutes ago
Ayman Admin
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Du... more
Ayman 46 minutes ago
Ayman Admin
BEIJING (Reuters) - Beijing authorities on Friday ... more
Ayman 46 minutes ago
Journalist Vip
The `Pongtu` is a sticker that goes over your toil... more
Journalist one hour ago
Journalist Vip
There are plenty of blockbusters that we`re lookin... more
Journalist one hour ago
Journalist Vip
More than 100 women have made sexual assault accus... more
Journalist one hour ago
Journalist Vip
Amena Khan doesn`t show her hair from under her... more
Journalist one hour ago
Ayman Admin
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-... more
Ayman one hour ago
Journalist Vip
UniLid by Two Pillars is the lid cover you`ve been... more
Journalist 2 hours ago
Journalist Vip
Calling all creatives: the City of LA is looking f... more
Journalist 2 hours ago

Groups

Unity3d
4 members
FaceBook
8 members
Cats
9 members
Egypt
17 members
Twinity
17 members
There.com
25 members
  • 2017 was once again one of the hottest years on record, ranked as the second-warmest by NASA and third-warmest by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
    Yesterday, 20:19
  • A substantial amount of snow fell in Ain Sefra, a desert town in Algeria known as the "Gateway to the Sahara," for reportedly the third time in 40 years.
    Jan 11
  • Americans are paying a fearsome price for global warming. The federal government's National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration reported earlier this week that the three powerful Atlantic hurricanes of 2017 -- Harvey, Irma and Maria -- cost Americans $265 billion, and massive Western forest fires another $18 billion. Scientists have shown that human-induced climate change has greatly increased the frequency and intensity of such disasters
    Yesterday, 19:46
Free website traffic to your site!

Donate

Google this