A new paper on the provenance of the EB ground stone tools from Tell es-Safi/Gath has appeared. The paper, which was spearheaded by Jeremy Beller is entitled:
Beller, J. A., Greenfield, H. J., Fayek, M., Shai, I., and Maeir, A. M.
2019 Raw Material Variety and Acquisition of the EB III Ground Stone Assemblage of Tell es-Safi/Gath (Israel). Pp. 121–50 in Stone Tools in the Ancient
Near East and Egypt: Ground Stone Tools, Rock-Cut Installations and Stone Vessels from the Prehistory to Late Antiquity, eds. A. Squitieri and D. Eitam. Oxford: Archaeopress.
See a link to a PDF here.
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