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Chapter 6: Neolithic 4 BASHAN STREET (Page 458)

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When the Bashan Street site (Tel Aviv) was excavated several pits were discovered in one of which was a burial. A clay figurine was found in the excavations which bore some resemblance to others found in Tell Ramad III, Munhatta 2B, Shaar Hagolan and Kfar Giladi in Neolithic 3. The pottery from the site on display in the Jaffa Museum includes sherds which were painted red and burnished as well as other incised sherds. The pottery is like much of that from Wadi Rabah so it is probable that the site was occupied in Neolithic 4 ...

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