Tayibe (Lebanon)

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Tayibe
Et Taibeh
Alternate name Et Tayibe
Location 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) north northeast of Bint Jbeil, Lebanon
History
Periods Heavy Neolithic
Cultures Qaraoun culture
Site notes
Archaeologists Louis Dubertret and Jacques Cauvin
Public access Unknown

Tayibe, Et Tayibe or Et Taibeh is a Heavy Neolithic archaeological site of the Qaraoun culture that is located 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) north northeast of Bint Jbeil, Lebanon.[1][2]

The site was discovered by Louis Dubertret and materials studied by Jacques Cauvin. Heavy Neolithic materials recovered resembled those from Qaraoun.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Moore, A.M.T. (1978). The Neolithic of the Levant. Oxford University, Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis. pp. 444–446. 
  2. ^ a b L. Copeland; P. Wescombe (1966). Inventory of Stone-Age Sites in Lebanon: North, South and East-Central Lebanon, p. 53. Impr. Catholique. Retrieved 29 August 2011.