Molluscs from the Magen Avraham Compound, Yafo (Jaffa) / Dr. Inbar Ktalav

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A total of 209 malacological remains were retrieved from the Magen Avraham Compound. The assemblage includes mostly local Mediterranean shells, as well as Indo-Pacific bivalves. Some imported specimens were brought from Europe as raw material for local crafts manufacture; one worked gastropod shell may have been used as an ornament
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)385-388
Number of pages4
StatePublished - 2020

Bibliographical note

‏א‏‏תר חפירות מתחם מגן אהרון, יפו Refereed/Peer-reviewed

IHP Publications

  • ihp
  • Eretz Israel -- Antiquities, Byzantine
  • Eretz Israel -- History -- 1917-1948, British Mandate period
  • Jaffa (Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel) -- Description and travel
  • Jaffa (Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel) -- History
  • Shells


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