Halafian


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Halafian

(həˈlɑːfɪən)
adj
(Archaeology) of or relating to the Neolithic culture extending from Iran to the Mediterranean
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Later occupation may represent a transition from Halaf to early Ubaid or culture contact between Halafian and Ubaid communities.
First of all, it contains essential information on the author's reinvestigation of Arpachiyah, a small Halafian village 6 km east of Nineveh, first excavated by Max Mallowan in 1933.
5 m of Halafian deposits, of which Mallowan had exposed only the upper 1.
7-40,45-47,50-56, 60-68, 74-79, 81-82; tables 4-9), followed by a survey of Halafian stone bowls (pp.