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Volume 1, divided in seven parts, describes the excavations, the settlement site, archaeological evidence, textual finds, unprovenanced finds, the mortuary complex, and pottery

Volume 1, divided in seven parts, describes the excavations, the settlement site, archaeological evidence, textual finds, unprovenanced finds, the mortuary complex, and pottery. Volume 2 provides maps of the site, detailed line drawings of the finds, and nearly 250 photographic images.

Garstang is considered a pioneer in the development of scientific practices in archaeology as he kept detailed records of his excavations . London: Egypt Exploration Society.

Garstang is considered a pioneer in the development of scientific practices in archaeology as he kept detailed records of his excavations with extensive photographic records, which was a comparatively rare practice in early 20th-century archaeology. Albright, William Foxwell.

Part I, pp. xxx+287; Part II, 153 figs, 243 plates. 9. 0 (ISBN 0-85698-137-0). Full text views reflects the number of PDF downloads, PDFs sent to Google Drive, Dropbox and Kindle and HTML full text views

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Meroe City was an important adminstrative, religious and artistic centre of the ancient kingdom of Kush betwen the 7th century BC and 4th century AD. These two volumes - one of text, the other containing figures and plates - detail the history of its discovery, early investigations an. . These two volumes - one of text, the other containing figures and plates - detail the history of its discovery, early investigations and subsequent excavations, the nature of the settlement, the archaeological, textual and funerary evidence, and a detailed study of the pottery. An important study relating to Kushite history and culture, as well as revealing the complexities of an ancient African culture.

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Part of a votive deposit John Garstang excavated beneath the floor of a palace that was built over an older temple. These religious objects probably date to the Napatan Period (about 700 BC - 300 BC). Related blog. World Book Day: leafing through our collections. Author: Török, László Publisher: Egypt Exploration Society Date: 1997 Description: Publication of John Garstang's 1909 - 1914 excavations at Meroe city, part of the ancient kingdom of Kush between the 7th century BC and the 4th century AD.

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Two volumes publishing John Garstang's excavations (1909-1914) at Meroe, the capital of the ancient kingdom of Kush in central Sudan. Volume 1, divided in seven parts, describes the excavations, the settlement site, archaeological evidence, textual finds, unprovenanced finds, the mortuary complex, and pottery. Volume 2 provides maps of the site, detailed line drawings of the finds and nearly 250 photographic images.

Meroe City: An Ancient African Capital. John Garstang's Excavations in the Sudan: Part One: Text + Part Two: Figures and Plates (Occasional Publications) epub download

ISBN13: 978-0856981371

ISBN: 0856981370

Author: Lazlo Torok

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Language: English

Publisher: Egypt Exploration Society (December 31, 1997)

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