From the valley to the deserts, from prehistory to history: The IFAO EXCAVATIONS
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Apr 6, 2015 6:00pm
Organized by: DAI - German Archaeological Institute Cairo
Venue: DAI - German Archaeological Institute Cairo
Address: German Archaeological Institute, Cairo Department 31, Abu el-Feda, Zamalek, Cairo, Egypt

From the valley to the deserts, the Ifao excavations cover a span from prehistory
to the modern era. e institute is active in the six main zones, which make up
Egypt : the Delta, the Memphis area, the Red Sea coast, the Middle-Egypt, the
Upper-Egypt and the deserts. e lecture intends to give an overview of the 24
ongoing excavations, focusing on the main themes and the new discoveries.


*Dr. Béatrix Midant-Reynes Director of excavations of different missions to
Maghar-Dendera : Predynastic site : settlement (collab. Stan Hendrickx), Adaïma:
Predynastic site: settlement and cemeteries (collab. Eric Crubezy), Kom el-Khilgan:
Predynastic site: cemetery (collab. Nathalie Buchez),Tell el-Iswid : predynastic site:
settlement (collab. Nathalie Buchez), Prehistoric surveys and excavation in Douch,
(collab. François Briois), e flint quarries and workshops from the Galala North
(co-direction with François Briois). Sha has published many articles about her
excavations in Egypt.


on Monday 6 April  2015

at 6:00 PM

Ahmed Pasha Kamal Lecture Hall

Supreme Council of Antiquities

3, Adel Abu Bakr Street