By Augusta McMahon
The excavation of quarter WF within the eighteenth and 19th seasons at Nippur (1988/89, 1990) used to be aimed particularly at delineating the transition among the Early Dynastic and Akkadian sessions, and this target has been realised. Augusta McMahon took in this activity via seasons, operating tirelessly. Stratigraphic publicity of ground after flooring of artefacts used to be slowed greatly by way of a posh stack of burials that took up virtually half the distance within the pit. The pit was once taken down until eventually it reached Early Dynastic IIIa, and therefore had the fabric to evaluate the passage from Early Dynastic to Akkadian in artifactual phrases.
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