Oscar White Muscarella, A Review Article of Yousef Madjidzadeh,
Jiroft; The Earliest Oriental Civilization
Jiroft? Bowl showing hero mastering bulls. A
probable forgery—note for example the poor execution of the bull’s head.
For several years reports in scholarly and non-scholarly publications
claimed that a large number of objects confiscated in various distant
in Iran derive from plundered graves in the region of Jiroft.
article demonstrates that there are no records preserved anywhere that
information concerning the time when, how, and by whom the material was
consequently there is no archaeological reason to accept the disparate
as manifestly from one area in Iran, or that all are ancient