Pre-Pottery Neolithic Tower

Tell es-Sultan/Jericho Pre-Pottery Neolithic (8500–7500 B.C.E.) tower excavated by Kathleen Kenyon in trench I, on the western side of the site.


An archaeological era defined by the advancement of stone wares and tools; generally a late part of the Stone Age and an early stage in the development of a civilization. In the ancient Near East, the neolithic period lasted from about 8500 to 4300 B.C.E.

Dug up, often from an archaeological site.

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