Re: humped bulls
- There is a just-published article by A. Spycket "Itineraire du zebu
au Proche-Orient ancien" in the Fs for J.-C. Margueron ("Les espaces
Syro-Mesopotamiens ..."), just out from Brepols.
You can find some of the basic materials and discussion there.
--- In ANEemail@example.com, febraun <febraun@...> wrote:
> Amihai excavated something called "The Bull Site" in Samaria/W
Bank hill country n of Jslm. It is so named for a diminutive
figurine of a young, humped bull. Probably it was published a decade
ago. You might try Israel Exploration Journal or BASOR.
> Catherine M. Draycott wrote:
> > Following the wonderful response to a request for references on
> > I wonder if any group members have references on humped bullocks
> > icongraphy and agriculture in antiquity (c. 2000 BC - AD 300)?
> > Many thanks,
> > Catherine M. Draycott,
> > Inistitute of Archaeology,
> > Oxford, UK
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