Allar Cave

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Allar Cave
Allar mağarası
Location Azerbaijan Allar village, Yardymli Rayon, Azerbaijan

Allar Cave (Azerbaijani: Allar mağarası) – is a cave and settlement of a human of the Stone Age (the Middle Paleolithic). The cave is on the left coast of the Vilesh River, in Allar village of Yardymli Rayon of Azerbaijan, at an altitude of 1500 meters above the sea level.

The cave was found out during an archeological expedition organized by the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, in 1993, under the guidance of A.G.Jafarov. 9 stone items which belong to the Middle Paleolithic for its typological and technical features, were found out in the cave, in the result of the excavations.

External links[edit]

  • Zar mağara düşərgəsi на сайте Министерства Культуры и Туризма Азербайджана.
  • Национальная Академия Наук Азербайджана. Институт Археологии и Этнографии. (2008). Археология Азербайджана. Каменный век (в 6 томах) 1. Баку: Şərq-Qərb. p. 448. ISBN 978-9952-448-38-2.