Excavations in northern Israel at a huge earthen mound
called Tel Rehov revealed the Iron Age settlement.
The focal point of the complex is a large truncated Mississippian earthen mound
About 100 feet of concrete pathway has been constructed, taking in a pictograph and an agave roasting pit - a Jacuzzi-sized earthen mound
where ancient residents used to cook rabbit, tortoise and bighorn sheep.
A massive earthen mound
rises majestically and rather mysteriously above agricultural fields in northeastern Syria.
Ur's team studied the placement and age of pottery fragments and other artifacts on and around Tell Brak, a 40-meter-high, 1-kilometer-long earthen mound
Recent excavations at Los Cerritos, an earthen mound
site on the Pacific Coast of Mexico, provide evidence for a sedentary fishing-farming community dating to the Early Formative period (3500-2800 cal BP).
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A small earthen mound
was subsequently erected to a height of about 1 m and burned pottery, fragments of iron and bronze with charcoal and calcined bone from Grave 5 were deposited on its surface.
This structure was subsequently encased in limestone boulders, its outer timbers fired, and then the stone cairn was covered with sods to form an earthen mound
Excavation of an earthen mound
located near Mexico's southern Pacific coast has yielded a ball court dating to between 3,400 and 3,250 years ago.
The site consists of a hengiform enclosure, some 230 m across, surrounding two surface monuments: Site A, a low ring-barrow, and Site B, an earthen mound
some 50 m in diameter and 6 m high [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED].
In December 1997, Moore explored a modest earthen mound
near Angkor Wat that the radar had identified.
The party has barred shepherds, citizens and hunters from entering this area, which has been turned into a military zone where Hezbollah has installed long-range rockets, set up checkpoints and built tunnels, fortifications and earthen mounds
, the sources said.
These sprawling structures, mostly earthen mounds
, create the type of landscape art most famously seen in the Nazca region of Peru, reports Live Science.
Excavations at previously unknown archaeological sites in the Bolivian lowlands have exposed three middens (forested earthen mounds
, also known as forest islands) produced by human hunters as early as 10,000 years ago, archaeologists have revealed.