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Naama Yahalom-Mack

Publications:


Dissertation

  1. Yahalom-Mack. N. 2010. Bronze in the Beginning of the Iron Age in the Land of Israel: Production and Utilization in a Diverse Ethno-Political Setting, Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

Published

  1. 2014. Yahalom-Mack, N., Galili, E., Segal, I., Eliyahu-Behar, A., Boaretto, E., Shilstein, S. and Finkelstein, I. New Insights into Levantine Copper Trade: Ingots from the Bronze and Iron Ages in Israel. Journal of Archaeological Science 45:159-177.

  2. 2014. Yahalom-Mack, N. Gadot, Y. Eliyahu-Behar, A., Bechar, S., Finkelstein, I. Metalworking at Hazor: A Long-Term Perspective. Oxford Journal of Archaeology 33 (1): 19-45.

  3. 2014. Yahalom-Mack, N. The Metal Objects. Chapter 10, Pp. 221-234 in: Gadot, Y. (ed.), Burial Caves at Wadi ‘Ara. Tel Aviv University. Tel Aviv.

  4. 2013. Yahalom,-Mack, N. and Erel, Y. Environmental Studies and the Archaeology and History of the Land of Israel: Metallurgy and Heavy Metal pollution. Cathedera 150: 7-20. (Hebrew).

  5. 2013. Eliyahu-Behar, A., Yahalom-Mack, N., Gadot, Y. and Finkelstein, I. Iron smelting and smithing in major urban centers in Israel during the Iron Age. Journal of Archaeological Science 40: 4319-4330.

  6. 2013. Eliyahu-Behar, A. Yahalom-Mack, N. Gadot, Y. and Finkelstein, I. Metalworking in Area K; a reevaluation. Pp. 1271-1284 in: Finkelstein I. (ed.), Megiddo V. Tel Aviv.

  7. 2012. Segal, I. and Yahalom-Mack, N. Lead Isotope Analysis of five Early Bronze Age copper objects. Chapter 10B in: Mazar A. (Ed.), Excavations at Tel Beth Shean 1989-1996, Volume IV. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  8. 2012. Eliyahu-Behar, A. Yahalom-Mack, N., Shilstein, S., Zukerman, A., Shafer-Elliott, C., Maeir, A.M., Boaretto, E., Finkelstein, I. and Weiner, S. Iron and bronze production in Iron Age IIA Philistia: new evidence from Tell es-Safi/Gath, Israel, Journal of Archaeological Science 39, 255–67.

  9. 2009. Yahalom-Mack, N. Typology of the metal objects. Pp. 564-584 in: Panitz-Cohen, N. and Mazar, A. (Eds.). Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996, volume III: The 13th-11th Centuries BCE (Areas S and N). Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  10. 2009. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Segal, I. Provenancing copper-based objects using Lead Isotope Analysis. Pp. 589-596 in: Panitz-Cohen, N. and Mazar, A. (Eds.). Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996, volume III: The 13th-11th Centuries BCE (Areas S and N). Jerusalem: Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  11. 2009. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Shalev, S. The metal objects. Chapter 20 in: Kochavi, M. Gadot, Y. and E. Yadin (eds.) Aphek-Antipatris II: The Upper City of Aphek - Bronze and Iron Age Remains from Areas X, A and G. Tel-Aviv.

  12. 2009. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Panitz-Cohen, N. Groundstone implements. Pp. 719-736 in: Panitz-Cohen, N. and Mazar, A. (Eds.). Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996, volume III: The 13th-11th Centuries BCE (Areas S and N). Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  13. 2009. Shalev, S. and Yahalom-Mack, N. The chemical composition and microstructure of the metal objects. Pp. 585-588 in: Panitz-Cohen, N. and Mazar, A. (Eds.). Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996, Volume III: The 13th-11th Centuries BCE (Areas S and N). Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  14. 2007. Yahalom-Mack, N. The textile industry. Pp. 661-668 in: Mazar, A. and Mullins, R.A. (eds.), Excavations at Tel Beth Shean 1989-1996, Volume II: The Middle and Late Bronze Age Strata in Area R. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  15. 2007. Berna, F. Behar, A. Shahack-Gross, R. Berg, J. Boaretto, E. Gilboa, A. Sharon, I. Shalev, S. Shilstein, S. Yahalom-Mack, N., Zorn, J.R. and Weiner, S. Sediments Exposed to High Temperatures: Reconstructing Pyrotechnological Processes in Late Bronze and Iron Age Strata at Tel Dor (Israel), Journal of Archaeological Science 34/3: 358-373.

  16. 2007. Yahalom-Mack, N., Shilstein, S. and Shalev, S. Chemical analysis of metal objects. Pp. 621-625 in: Mazar, A. and Mullins, R.A. (eds.), Excavations at Tel Beth Shean 1989-1996, Volume II: The Middle and Late Bronze Age Strata in Area R. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Jerusalem.

  17. 2007. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Mazar, A. Clay, stone, faience, bone and ivory objects. Pp. 672-687 in: Mazar, A. and Mullins, R.A. (eds.), Excavations at Tel Beth Shean 1989-1996, Volume II: The Middle and Late Bronze Age Strata in Area R. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Jerusalem.

  18. 2006. Yahalom-Mack, N. Typology of the Metal Objects. Pp.195-203 in: Panitz-Cohen, N. and Mazar, A. (eds.), Timnah (Tel Batash) III: The Finds from the Second Millennium BCE. (Qedem 45). Jerusalem.
  19. 2006. Yahalom-Mack, N. The Groundstone Industry. Pp. 267-274 in: Panitz-Cohen, N. and Mazar, A. (eds.), Timnah (Tel Batash) III: The Finds from the Second Millennium BCE. (Qedem 45). Jerusalem.

  20. 2006. Yahalom-Mack, N. Clay, Bone, Stone and Metal Objects. Pp. 158-165 in: Mazar, A., Excavations at Tel Beth-Shean 1989-1996, Volume I: From the Late Bronze Age IIB to the Medieval Period. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Jerusalem.

  21. 2006. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Shalev, S. Metallurgical Activity in Levels K-5 and K-4. Pp. 522-527 in: Finkelstein, I., Ussishkin, D. and B. Halpern (eds.), Megiddo IV: The 1998-2002 Seasons. Tel Aviv.

  22. 2005. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Shalev, S. Metal Production and Utilization. Pp. 367-376 in: Ben-Tor A., Zarzecki-Peleg A. and Sh. Cohen-Anidjar (eds.), Yoqne’am II, The Iron Age and the Persian Period. (Qedem Reports 6). Jerusalem.

Forthcoming

  1. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Segal, I. The Origin of the Copper Used in Canaan during the Late Bronze - Iron Age Transition. In: Papers in Honor of B. Rothenberg. Tel Aviv University.

  2. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Eliyahu-Behar, A. The Transition from Bronze to Iron in Canaan: Chronology, Technology and Context. Accepted to Radiocarbon.

  3. Yahalom-Mack, N., Eliyahu-Behar, A. Martin, M.A.S. Kleiman, A. Shahak-Gross, R. Homsher, R.D. Gadot, Y. and Finkelstein, I. Metal-working at Megiddo during the Late Bronze and Iron Ages. Submitted to The Oxford Journal of Archaeology.

  4. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Zuckerman, S. Metalworking in the Open Cult Place at Nahariya: Production and Utilization. In: Zuckerman, S. (ed.). The Middle Bronze Age Cult Place at Nahariya: Towards an Archaeology of Canaanite Cult and Ritual. Jerusalem.

  5. Yahalom-Mack, N. Bronze and Iron Production and Utilization. Chapter 40, in: Mazar, A. (ed.), Excavations at Tel Rehov. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

  6. Yahalom-Mack, N., Ziv, A. and Mazar, A. The Stratigraphy of Area G. Chapter 5, in: Mazar, A. (ed.), Excavations at Tel Rehov. Institute of Archaeology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Jerusalem.

In preparation

  1. Yahalom-Mack, N. and Levy, S. Using Partial-Order Structuple (Scalogram) Analysis with Base Coordinates (POSAC) for Comparing Results of Lead Isotope Analysis of Bronze and Iron Age Copper/Bronze Artefacts with Relevant Ore Sources.

  2. Yahalom-Mack, N., Erel, Y., Tirosh, O. Gadot, Y. and Lipschitz, O. Lead Isotope Analysis of Scythian Arrowheads from Ramat Rahel and its Implications for Establishing Achaemenid Copper Sources.

  3. Yahalom-Mack, N., Erel, Y., Eliyahu-Behar, A. Tirosh, O., Eshel, T., Gilboa, A. and Finkelstein, I. The Iron Age Silver Hoard from Tel Dor: Chemical, Isotopic and Microstructure Analysis.

  4. Yahalom-Mack, N. Egyptian Bronzeworking Practices in Late Bronze Age Canaan.

  5. Eliyahu-Behar. A., Yahalom-Mack, N., Finkelstein, I. and Weiner, S. New Evidence for Steeling: Microstructure Analysis of Iron Objects from the Early Iron Age in the Southern Levant.

  6. Yahalom-Mack. N. Gadot, Y., Shalem, S. and Finkelstein, I. The Development of Iron Use; An Updated Count of Bronze and Iron Objects from the Southern Levant.

  7. Yahalom-Mack. N, Eliyahu-Behar, A. and Weiner, S. Alloying or Recycling? Chemical, Lead Isotope and Microstructure Analyses of Crucible Slag.

  8. Yahalom-Mack, N., Segal, I. and Finkelstein, I. Provenancing Copper-based Objects from the Bronze and Iron Ages Using Lead Isotope Analysis.