Ware/Ware Family

Yarmukian pottery

Israel/all

Pottery Neolithic

6400-6000 BCE

Ware/Ware Family: Yarmukian pottery

Ware/Ware Family Name, Origin, and Date

Yarmukian pottery

Israel/all

6400-6000 BCE

Pottery Neolithic

The earliest pottery in the southern Levant. Handmade pottery. 

Site Distribution

Hamadiya, Khirbet esh-Soda (Israel/Beth She'an Valley)

Sha'ar Hagolan (Israel/Jordan Valley)

Vessels 82
Break Photos 0
Petrographic Samples 13
Bibliography
  1. Yosef Garfinkel. Sha'ar Hagolan Vol. 5. Early Pyrotechnology: Ceramic and White Ware. Qedem Reports 14. Jerusalem: Institute of Archaeology, Hebrew University., 2019
  2. Y. Garfinkel and M. Miller. Sha'ar Hagolan Vol. 1. Neolithic Art in Context. Oxford: Oxbow, 2002
  3. Y. Garfinkel. The Goddess of Sha'ar Hagolan. Excavations at a Neolithic Site in Israel. Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society 2004
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