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Descriptive Variable Value(s)

Areas designate general excavation units, either from modern excavations or from older digs.

Newer Excavation Areas
  • Area TA and TB (both within early designation Hill V)
  • SB and IT (Inanna Temple operations)
  • EN (so-called 'Enlil Temple')
  • FI (Parthian Fortress)
Older Excavation Areas

The following designations not areas of excavation, if known, from older excavations:

  • Hill X (across from -- SW of -- Hill V)
  • Shatt en-Nil (area of ancient river bed between Hill V and Hill X)
  • Temple Area (area north of Hill V containing Inanna Temple).

Suggested Citation

William B. Hafford. "Area not known from Iraq/Nippur". (2013) In Balance Pan Weights from Nippur. William B. Hafford (Ed.) . Released: 2013-10-08. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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