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Iron Age Cultic Sites in Transjordan

Independent Scholar, 2300 Leiden, The Netherlands
Religions 2019, 10(3), 145;
Received: 29 January 2019 / Accepted: 20 February 2019 / Published: 27 February 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Archaeology and Ancient Israelite Religion)
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In the area east of the river Jordan, eight Iron Age structures identified as cultic have been excavated. This paper presents the evidence as published and discusses the relevance of the cultic identification of the structures. View Full-Text
Keywords: cult sites; Transjordan; Iron Age; Deir Alla; Pella; Damiyah; Ataruz; Mudayna Thamad; WT-200; Busayrah cult sites; Transjordan; Iron Age; Deir Alla; Pella; Damiyah; Ataruz; Mudayna Thamad; WT-200; Busayrah

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