in Oxford Art Online
P ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art; Prehistoric Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 565 words.
[Arab. Tall Sawwan]
Ancient Mesopotamian site just south of modern Samarraا in Iraq. Tell es-Sawwan flourished in the 6th millennium bc and is noted for its prehistoric...