With an important scientific effort on the study of the geological sources, GéObs proposes a multi-disciplinary approach to one of the most impressive archaeological phenomena in late Prehistory: the exploitation of Anatolian obsidian by ancient groups for the manufacture of tools and prestige objects, and its spatial diffusion through exchange networks among communities across the ancient Near-East (including Anatolia and Caucasus).
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