excavation

SFDAS-NCAM Mission in el-Hassa : 12th campaign

Team : Vincent Rondot, René-Pierre Dissaux, Faïza Drici, Christine Heuraux, Giorgio Nogara, Marie Evina, Jean-François Gout, Thomas Lucker, Sakamoto Tsubasa.

The 2012 campaign will be oriented towards the publication of the Amun temple in el-Hassa. As for the excavations and surveys, the main planned operations are:
The excavation of the monumental altar of the dromos; the excavation of the north « mole » of the temple’s pylone ( ?) and a pottery survey on the entire site. Finally, the restoration of the kandake relief will be conducted by Restaurierung am Oberbaum.
In parallel, the French-Sudanese archaeology field-school will take place under the direction of Giorgio Nogara and will welcome several attendees from NCAM and Sudanese universities.

article published on 10 October 2016

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