1892-93 Sheikh Said

Type of fieldwork: 
Archaeological Survey
Illustration and Recording
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Season summary: 

This site was surveyed as part of a larger survey of the area from el-Bersheh to Arab el-Hatem (105 km). 

The team surveyed the over 80 rock-cut tombs and noted types of tomb, decoration, and any inscriptions. They found eight inscribed tombs. 

 

Relevant publications: 

Newberry, Percy Edward. 1893. The archaeological survey: work 1892-1893. Archaeological Report (Egypt Exploration Fund) 1892-1893, 9-15.

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