|Archeologists delicately taking rubbings
off the walls for study purposes.
|Multi-storey buildings and drainage systems were
very advanced for that time period.
|Painstaking puzzle solving is done first with
paper models, then with the real pieces of
stone or clay.
|People were shorter then! Look at the height of
the doorway. What used to be wooden timbers
have been replaced by a concrete doorframe.
|Vessels were decorated to describe their contents.
From the top: wheat, olive oil, and wine. Based on
samples inside the containers, it’s believed that
the people in this area traded with countries as
far away as Egypt!
|“Boxing Boys” is one of a few well
preserved wall frescoes found on site.
Young boys then shaved the sides
of their heads and grew long ponytails.
|A relatively intact kitchen area
with pots for cooking, water and
even drinking cups.