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Large-scale storage of grain surplus in the sixth millennium BC: the silos of Tel Tsaf

  • Yosef Garfınkel (a1), David Ben-Shlomo (a2) and Tali Kuperman (a3)
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The authors report and describe the remarkable grain silos discovered at Tel Tsaf in the southern Levant. These tall, white, barrel-shaped towers seem to mark the first appearance of monuments of demonstrative surplus.

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