Workshop on LB pottery from the Shephelah – Ariel 28/1/16

Sabine Metzger (TAU), Yuval Gadot (TAU), and Itzik Shai (Ariel) are organizing a very interesting workshop on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.

Here are the details:

Revisiting the Pottery of the Late Bronze Age Shephelah: A hands-on workshop for the study of LB ceramics

The workshop will take place at Ariel University on January 28th (Building 56.4.10).


09:30: Gathering

09:45-10:00:  Rachel Ben-Dor: “The Tel Miqne-Ekron LB Pottery Assemblage”

10:00-10:15: Itzick Shai: Two Cypriot Pithoi from Late Bronze Age Tel Burna

10:15-10:30: Itamar Weissbein, Igor Kreimerman and Yossi Garfinkel: “Pottery in Cultic Context: Assemblage from Level VI Temple at Lachish”

10:30-10:45: Sabine Metzer: “The 13th and 12th century BCE at Tel Azekah – a view from the local ceramic”

11:15 – 12:00: Chair: Ayelet Gilboa: Discussion and hands on selected pottery from Azekah, Lachish, Ekron

12:45: Lunch Break

13:30: Visit to the Tel Burna Lab

If you are interested in participating, please contact Dr. Itzik Shai (