Tell es-Sultan

Tell es-Sultan/Jericho: general view of the Middle Bronze Age (1900–1550 B.C.E.) fortifications at the southern foot of the tell, from the southeast.

tell-es-sultan-2

An alternate spelling for "tel" meaning a mound or hill-shaped site containing several occupational layers one on top of the other over milennia.

The stage of development during which humans used copper or bronze weapons; in the ancient Near East, approx. 3300 to 1200 B.C.E.

 NEH Logo
Bible Odyssey has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.