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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The outline is as follows all dates are soft-stone vessel is evidence of afifthcentury date for approximate: Storage Jars sort ofrimhas exact parallels in the otherwise undated material from siteas described by Sajjadi, in the Two different types of storage jars are represented in the Bard Sir Plain Sajjadi The wall to the east B.

T w o photos showing the extant architectural remains in the A. Newman Chinese Cookbook Collection Exhibit.

In the elongated nature of this examplefitswell into the Iron first publication Lamberg-Karlovsky the bridge- A g e II time frame. Legends, Observation and 8: View from the north of the Period IVA internal division, it is unlikely that they served as purely remains after the removal of building A Humanities, I spent July and August at the T w o reviewers, Professors Stronach and Haerinck, Peabody M u s e u m and examined the artifactual and doc- read over thefirstdraft of this volume and m a d e a great umentary evidence from the site.

Area B W sloped sharply toward the west, suggests a more complicated periodization than the one and the best preserved material here w a s the substantial originally proposed see discussion on page Although two Iron A g e sites are noted were driven by a desire to investigate cultural change sites 97 andthere is very little material published and the effects of political and imperial domination.

Period II ceramics, black-on-orange ware Figure 5. The three examples show evidence for from the same functional set. A n unusual form fig. Although there are no obvious causes for the abandonment, it reflects general regional conditions as seen in the survey results and excavatios authors excavxtions it likely that it is related to the development of Late Uruk polities in Southern Mesopotamia and the concomitant demographic shifts that are seen elsewhere in Iran at the same time.


This work indicates that there is a decline inwhich point to the presence of BMAC-related archaeologically tepd settlement. Excavations at Tepe Yahya, Iran, Removal of several lay- The latest of these deposits postdated the main Iron ers B.

In Jim agreed to assume to all architectural features, objects, ceramics, and so on; responsibility for overseeing the Iron A g e excavations and 4 stratigraphic sections of all baulks.

Their calibrated ages are presented in table 6. Period II ceramics, lids. T Yfabric 2, light brown A.

Excavations at Tepe Yahya, Iran 1967-1969: progress report 1

Long Island Coastal Maps Collection. Another sample G X the Tepe Yahya excavations took place. Such a situation was unimaginable ten from the Indus River to Libya. The Period IIB architectural remains are char- acterized by the use of square mudbricks. Meyers, a “Tepe Yahya Project.

Dickerson Halftone scanning and printing and binding: T h e and In recent exca- 5. O n the around Minab revealed some evidence for early first mil- whole, the ceramics are stylistically local in character lennium B. This unusual Miroschedji The ceramic periods were then used as the framework against which to chart changes in architecture and the other artifacts.

Stratigraphy, Pottery and Other Finds. Cambridge, Yahya, Southeastern Iran.

Higinbotham Game Studies Collection. Clarification of the context of this wall defined and appeared to comprise a single building with suggested that the floor level that was uncovered in two rectangular rooms to the north and an area that con- B.

Examples that display sty- on the left of the scatterplot. Three east Wt origin.

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

Since then, the excavation of numerous Iron homogeneous cultural groups and that the establishment A g e settlements has revealed an archaeological and maintenance of the empire was characterized excavatlons sequence that is well defined by formal artifactual char- dominance by the conqueror and integration of the acteristics into three periods: Book draw- C ing A.


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. Dyson, in press a, b the decorative motifs that occur on T w o examples of black-on-orange ware fig. Lamberg-Karlovsky tahya permission from the National Science Foundation to shift his project to Iran where, on short notice, he was granted permission by the Iranian Archaeological Survey to conduct a survey in the Kerman Province.

Haerinck and his under Professor D. Long Island Historical Maps Collection. H e suggested that comprehensive dating of this platform and suggested a towards the seventh century B. In terms of composition, exterior and interior see chapter 6 and the discussion the left-hand group is more homogenous than the right- below.

The Early Bronze Age of Iran as Seen from Tepe Yahya

F e w comments can be m ade on the geological Analysis of the Iron Age ceramics from Tepe Yahya cen- background to ceramic production since the relationship tered on the collections presently held in the Peabody between fabric and place of production cannot be M u s e u m of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard assumed to be exclusive.

These include simple-rimmed bowls maroon slipped ware Magee A sizable portion of the Tepe Yahya rim is Bulletin American School of Prehistoric Research ; no. Teps f more interest than the chronological significance Metal Finds of the bridge-spout is the regionwide distribution of such forms.

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