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season"s work at Ur- Al-"Ubaid, Abu Shahrain (Eridu) and elsewhere

Hall, H. R.

season"s work at Ur- Al-"Ubaid, Abu Shahrain (Eridu) and elsewhere

being an unofficial account of the British Museum Archaeological Mission to Babylonia, 1919.

by Hall, H. R.

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ur (Extinct city),
  • Babylonia -- History and antiquities

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15189102M

    The work is an exploration in the application of anthropological thinking to the emergence of civilization where it first occurred in durable and unequivocal form: namely on the alluvium of the lower Tigris and Euphrates, a culture area called Sumer.1 This is where cities and the state first crystallized in any form that could be sustained, but. In Sumerian times Eridu (Abu Shahrain) was the southern limit, and was 'on the shore of the sea'. Within an arc of some miles radius towards the north-west of that point stood the 1 §1, 12, vol. 1, 65 and pis. xcii f. See, in general, §1, 3 §11, 6; 8; 9. See C.A.H. i 3,ch.n,pp. 57 ^.tf. i ^ p p. E 2.

    The Kasr Texts the Rich Collection the B - Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. ;l. The Early Dynastic period (abbreviated ED period or ED) is an archaeological culture in Mesopotamia (modern-day Iraq) that is generally dated to c. – BC and was preceded by the Uruk and Jemdet Nasr periods. It is part of the history of saw the development of writing and the formation of the first cities and ED itself was characterized by the existence of.

    Work-the prestige and importance of the estate or temple that ers collected gold by washing the nuggets out of sediment owned them. In addition to cattle, the ancient Egyptians in alluvial deposits, or by the more labor-intensive pro- kept sheep, goats, and pigs. Lloyds work was especially valuable as it offered a synthesis and drew conclusions from nearly a centurys worth of excavations in Mesopotamia. Henri Frankfort, in addition to original excavation reports at Tell Asmar (), produced an excellent source book (); this was primarily valuable for its sections on archaeology which included.


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Season"s work at Ur- Al-"Ubaid, Abu Shahrain (Eridu) and elsewhere by Hall, H. R. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Preface 1. From Seasons work at Ur- Al-Ubaid to Babylon, via Bombay and Baghdad 2. From Babylon to Ur 3. Ur of the Chaldees 4. The Work and the Workers 5. In Camp at Ur 6.

The Work at Ur 7. Abu Shahrain 8. Al-‘Ubaid 9. From Ur to London via Jerusalem and Dair Al-Bahri. The Paperback of the A Season's Work at Ur, Al-'Ubaid, Abu Shahrain-Eridu-and Elsewhere: Being an Unofficial Account of the British Museum Archaeological Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your patience. Get this from a library. A season's work at Ur, al-ʻUbaid, Abu Shahrain (Eridu) and elsewhere: being an unofficial account of the British museum archaeological mission to Babylonia, [H R Seasons work at Ur- Al-Ubaid.

Eridu (called Tell Abu Shahrain or Abu Shahrein in Arabic) is one of the earliest permanent settlements in Mesopotamia, and perhaps the world. Located about 14 miles (22 kilometers) south of the modern city of Nasiriyah in Iraq, and about mi (20 km) south southwest of the ancient Sumerian city of Ur, Eridu was occupied between the 5th and.

A Season's Work at Ur, Al-'Ubaid, Abu Shahrain-Eridu-and Elsewhere Being an Unofficial Account of the British Museum Archaeological Mission to Babylonia, H.R.

Hall. A seasons work at Ur, al-'Ubaid, Abu Shahrain (Eridu) and elsewhere; being an unofficial account of the British Museum archaeological mission to Babylonia, () London: Methuen,1 ed., xxiii+ p. Abstract: Illustration 60 is "The Parthian (?) Building With Columns, Nippur" Hallier, U.

Below, an archaeological map of Tell Abu Shahrein (Shahrain) or ancient Eridu's Abzu/Apsu shrine and ziggurat after excavations by Fuad Safar and Seton Lloyd in (cf. "Eridu, Iraq. Sumerian city circa B.C." Jacquetta Hawkes. Atlas of Ancient Archaeology. New York. McGraw-Hill Book Company.

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to Ninhursag, the Sumerian goddess of childbirth. Jeremy Black The late Dr Black, formerly Director of the British School of Archaeology in Iraq, was a Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, and University Lecturer in Akkadian.

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The name derives from Tell al-Ubaid where the earliest large excavation of Ubaid period material was conducted initially by Henry Hall and later by Leonard Woolley. In South Mesopotamia the period is the earliest known period on the alluvial plain although it is likely earlier periods exist obscured under the alluvium.

Al 'Ubaid. deposits, after. which. represent the earliest. phase in Sumer, named. mound. near. Ur. excavated in.the bodies invariably lay on their backs, rigidly extended. with the hands crossed below the. chest. This, as. we have. seen, was an unusual mortuary ritual. which seems to indicate a break in the in Mesopotamia to be explained.By Amara Thornton Inarchaeologist Harry Reginald Holland Hall published a book on his wartime journey to Mesopotamia on behalf of the British Museum in Its lengthy descriptive title - A Season’s Work at Ur, Al-Ubaid, Abu Shahrain (Eridu) and Elsewhere: Being an Unofficial Account of the British Museum Archaeological Mission to Babylonia, - masks what an interesting read.Gods Demons and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia - PDF Free.