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Clay Sickle


Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
published on 30 July 2014
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This cutting tool witnessed the beginning of agriculture. Ubaid period, 5th millennium BCE, Mesopotamia, Iraq. (The Sulaimaniya Museum, Iraq).

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2014, July 30). Clay Sickle. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Clay Sickle." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 Jul 2014. Web. 28 Feb 2021.

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