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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In 1899 he came upon the ancient ruin mound of Tell Halaf in the Habur River triangle of northern Syria and in the course of unauthorized digging there uncovered impressive remains of ancient statuary.
In the last incident before Monday, a Turkish teenager was injured when a stray bullet fired from Tell Halaf, in the southwestern area of Ras al-Ain, struck him in the chest.
The Quinlan brothers, who always shared training responsibilities, pulled off some mouthwatering coups when operating out of the spotlight on the all-weather tracks, including a spectacular double with Bishopbriggs and Tell Halaf in two divisions of a lowly 0-55 handicap at Lingfield in December 2010.
It took them nine years to put the 27,000 fragments of the 3,000-year-old Tell Halaf treasures back together, piece by piece, reports CNN.
In a process of re-shaping the broken statues, German archaeologists succeeded in re-collecting properties of Tell Halaf in Berlin to be re-exhibited to audience at the Museum of the city.
Unearthed in present-day Syria a century ago, the 3,000-year-old basalt statues and stone reliefs in the exhibition, "The Tell Halaf Adventure," shattered into thousands of pieces when their Berlin home was destroyed by bombing in 1943
It is tempting to look to well-excavated, published sites from northern Syria and Mesopotamia such as Tell Sabi Abyad, Arpachiya, Tepe Gawra, Yarim Tepe and Tell Halaf for parallels to the architecture at Tei Tsaf (Aurenche 1981; Merpert & Munchaev 1987; Akkermans & Verhoeven 1995; Verhoeven & Kranendonk 1996).
His passion is reflected in the unusual design of the 925 sterling silver fountain pen, which recalls Oppenheim's greatest discovery: the Temple Palace at Tell Halaf in Syria.
Tell Halaf Vorbericht fiber die dritte bis fiinfte .
The owner picked up the spending money for the trip when Tell Halaf landed a gamble as the second leg of a Mick Quinlan double at Lingfield in December, a success that came on the back of a poor run of form.
Berlin, SANA_ An exhibition of Tell Halaf, an archaeological site in the al-Hasaka governorate, northeastern Syria, was opened on Friday at the German Pergamon Museum, Berlin, amid a huge turnout exceeded 2,000 visitors.
Summary: BERLIN: When an incendiary bomb hit in World War II, Berlin's Tell Halaf archeological museum went up in flames and its 3,000-year-old statues were smashed to smithereens.