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Originally posted by jude11
Archaeologists believe that the town was home to some 350 people and dates back to between 4700 and 4200 BC.
350 people is indeed a nice sized town.
Would have its own form of Govt., maybe a small clinic of some sort and most likely with the salt production the gold could have been the co-operative bank account.
Well, either that or it was run by a few and the bank account belonged to those few as well.