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By Stefano Anastasio

Assyrian pottery of the Iron Age is a truly targeted subject in close to jap archaeology: it's greatly subtle, relating to the growth of the 1st actual "empire" in Western Asia, and it's well-characterized so far as its typology, production and ornament are involved. in particular from the VIII Century BC, the Assyrian coverage of payment within the conquered areas ended in a capillary profession of lots of the to be had landscapes within the provinces: the result's a large number of excavations with fabrics relationship to this era. The Atlas goals to increase a world typology that may be utilized to the complete Assyrian repertory, on the way to spotlight the most kinds and to outline their targeted chronology and diffusion within the a variety of areas conquered via Assyrians.

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