Discussion and Conclusions

  • Nira Alperson-Afil
  • Naama Goren-Inbar
Part of the Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology book series (VERT)


The previous chapter presented data on the presence and ­spatial distribution of burned flint items throughout the stratigraphic sequence at GBY. It demonstrated that, while burned flint occurs in all the studied archaeological horizons, the burned flint microartifacts are not evenly distributed throughout the excavated surface and denser concentrations of burned material are observed (Table 4.1).


Faunal Assemblage Lightning Strike Natural Fire Lithic Assemblage Bone Assemblage 
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  1. 1.Institute of ArchaeologyThe Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalemIsrael

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