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Author Gal, Zvi, author

Title Ḥorbat Rosh Zayit : an Iron Age storage fort and village / Z. Gal and Y. Alexandre ; with contributions by U. Baruch [and others].

Publication Info. Jerusalem [Israel] : Israel Antiquities Authority, [2000]


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Description 1 online resource (vi, 247 pages) : illustrations, maps, frontispiece (color)
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Series IAA reports ; no. 8
Publications of the Israel Antiquities Authority
IAA reports ; no. 8.
Pirsume Rashut ha-ʻatiḳot.
Note "Excavations at Ḥorbat Rosh Zayit were initiated as a consequence of the survey of the Lower Galilee carried out during the year 1974-1983"--Page 1.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Print version record.
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Contents Color Page 1; Front Matter; Contents; List of Plans; List of Figures; List of Tables; Preface and Acknowledgments; Chapter I: The Site; 1. The Discovery of the Site; 2. The Site Environment; 3. The Excavation Methods; Chapter II: The Fort Area Architectureand Stratigraphy; 1. The Stratigraphy in the Fort Area; 2. Stratum III: The PreFortOccupation; 2.1. Stratum III, Phase b; 2.2. Stratum III, Phase a; 3. Stratum II: The Fort; 3.1. Stratum lib; 3.2 Stratum IIa; 4. Stratum I: The Post-Fort Occupation; Chapter III: The Fort Area-The Objects; 1. Introduction
1.1. Methodology of the Pottery Analysis1.2. Distribution of the Finds; 1.3. Vessel Types; 2. Stratum III: The Pottery; 3. Strata Ilb-IIa:The Pottery; 3.1. Bowls; 3.2. Chalices; 3.3. Kraters; 3.4. Cooking Pots; 3.5. Storage Jars; 3.6. Pithos; 3.7. Holemouth Jars; 3.8. Jugs; 3.9. Juglets; 3.10. Lamps; 3.11. Baking Trays; 3.12. The Black on Red Ware; 3.13. Cypriot White Painted and Bichrome Ware; 3.14 .Zoomorphic Vessels; 3.15. Askos; 3.16. Kernos; 3.17. The Pottery Figures; 4. Strata Ilb-IIa: The Other Objects; 4.1. Stone Vessels; 4.2. Jar Stoppers and Clay Thong Sealings; 4.3. Scrapers
4.4. Iron and Bronze Agricultural Tools4.5. Weapons; 4.6. Weights; 4.7. Potters' Marks; 4.8. Inscribed Jar Sherd; 4.9. Varia; 5. Stratum I: The Pottery and Other Objects; 6. Statistical Tables and Charts of Pottery Assemblages; Chapter IV: The Fort Area-Summary and Conclusions; 1. The Nature of the Pottery Repertoire; 2. A Functional Analysis of the Fort; 3. The Relative Chronology; 4. The Absolute Chronology; 5. A Note on Iron Age II Chronology; Chapter V: Area A; 1. The Architecture; 2. The Pottery and Other Objects; 3. The Nature and Chronology of Area A; Chapter VI: Area B
1. The Architecture2. The Pottery and Other Objects; 3. The Nature and Chronology of Area B; Chapter VII: Area C; 1. The Architecture and Stratigraphy; 2. The Pottery and Other Objects; 4. THE NATURE AND CHRONOLOGY OF Area C; Chapter VIII: General Conclusions; 1. The Identification of the Site and the Occupation of Stratum III; 2. The Fort Strata IIb-IIa: Summary of the archaeological Evidence; 3. The Historical Record; 4. The Historical Interpretation of the Fort; 5. The Later Occupation of the Site; Appendix 1: Vessels Subjected to Petrographic Analysis; Appendix 2: Charred Wood Remains
Appendix 3: Ancient Infested Wheat and Horsebean from Horbat Rosh ZayitAppendix 4: Animal Exploitation-Archeozoological Analysis; Appendix 5: Fish Bones from Horbat Rosh Zayit; Appendix 6: Textile Remains; List of Loci; List of Abbreviations; References
Summary An Iron Age Storage Fort and Village - at Horbat Rosh Zayit.
Subject Rosh Zayit Site (Israel) -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Israel -- Galilee.
Iron age -- Israel -- Galilee.
Galilee (Israel) -- Antiquities.
Israel -- Antiquities.
Fortification -- Israel -- Galilee.
Human settlements -- Israel -- Galilee.
Excavations (Archaeology)
Human settlements
Iron age
Israel -- Galilee
Israel -- Rosh Zayit Site
Added Author Alexandre, Y. (Yardenna)
Baruch, U. (Uri)
Added Title Ḥurvat Rosh Zayit
Iron Age storage fort and village
Other Form: Print version: Gal, Zvi. Ḥorbat Rosh Zayit. Jerusalem [Israel] : Israel Antiquities Authority, ©2000 (OCoLC)45954276
ISBN 9654065487 (electronic bk.)
9789654065481 (electronic bk.)
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