Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Persepolis Expedition, Stone Age Village 3
III: Events
Two miles from the Persepolis terrace, the Oriental Institute's Persian Expedition discovered one of the oldest Stone Age villages ever found. Aerial view showing a trial trench (oblique line of shadow at right) that Professor Ernst Herzfeld, the expedition's field director, had dug through the mound.
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948 | Aerial views | Neolithic culture--Iran | Dwellings--Iran | Civilization, Ancient--Iran | Excavations (Archaeology)--Iran
Associated Press Photo
Photographic prints; 16.5 x 21.4 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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