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Scots Archaeologist to tell story of his Egyptian town discovery

Scots Archaeologist to tell story of his Egyptian town discovery
trefwoorden: Egyote - Sakkara - stad - woestijn
With nothing but miles of sand in all directions, it is hard to imagine the leap of faith required to start looking for a previously unknown town, buried under a desert.
On Saturday September 13, Scottish archaeologist Ian Mathieson will be delivering a lecture at Glasgow’s Burrell Collection to explain how he did just that.
Since 1990, Ian has led the Saqqara Geophysical Survey Project, producing archaeological and geophysical maps of a little explored area of the Saqqara necropolis, near Cairo.

Lees verder bij: 24 Hour Museum (10 september 2003)