Tel Miqne-Ekron excavations 1985-1988, 1990, 1992-1995: field IV lower--the Elite Zone

Trude Dothan, Yosef Garfinkel, Seymour Gitin, Seymour Gitin (Editor)

Research output: Book/ReportBook


Tel Miqne-Ekron Field IV Lower—The Elite Zone, The Iron Age I and IIC, The Early and Late Philistine Cities, Parts 9/1-9/3B present the evidence of two large Philistines cites, one in Iron I, the period of its initial development, and the other in Iron IIC, its final stage when it achieved its zenith of physical growth and prosperity. They also offer a unique opportunity to check and evaluate the excavators' observations and conclusions based on their comprehensive database. Published under the auspices of the Harvard Semitic Museum, they comprise the final reports of the nine seasons of excavations during the years 1985-1995, directed by Trude Dothan and Seymour Gitin and sponsored by the W. F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research and the Hebrew University.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWinona Lake, Indiana
StatePublished - 2016

Publication series

NameHarvard Semitic Museum publications

ULI Keywords

  • uli
  • Ekron (Extinct city)
  • Ekron (Extinct city) (Israel)
  • Eretz Israel -- Antiquities -- Biblical period, 1200-586 B.C
  • Eretz Israel -- Antiquities, Biblical
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Israel -- Shephelah
  • Iron age -- Eretz Israel
  • Miqne Site (Israel)
  • Miḳneh Site (Israel)
  • Philistines -- Material culture
  • Pottery, Ancient -- Eretz Israel
  • Tel Miqne (Israel)
  • Tel Miḳneh (Israel)
  • עקרון (עיר קדומה) (ישראל)
  • عقرون (مدينة قديمة) (إسرائيل)


Dive into the research topics of 'Tel Miqne-Ekron excavations 1985-1988, 1990, 1992-1995: field IV lower--the Elite Zone'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this