Architectural Fragment from Ancient Syria

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 11 November 2017

This fragment made from basalt was unearthed at the important archaeological site of Gozan (Tell Halaf), which is located in northern Syria. It dates from the 10th-9th century BCE. (Musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels)



About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and its Communications Director.

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