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In Sudanese Nubia, L. Woolley and D. R. MacIver were the first to undertake an excavation program of a Meroitic city and its associated cemetery at the site of Karanog. This excavation of the University of Pennsylvania in 1909 documented the Meroitic architecture in a still unstudied area and describes an archaeological material that differs from the sites of the Butana region.

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Funerary customs in the kingdom of Meroe Vincent FRANCIGNY Paris, Editions Boccard, 2017 ISSN 2101-3195 - ISBN 978-2-7018-0520-7
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Oxford Excavations in Nubia The University of Oxford mounted a series of expeditions to southern Egypt and Sudan from 1910 onwards, directed and largely funded by Francis Llewellyn Griffith, the first Professor of (...)
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Palaces and large residences of the Meroitic Kingdom "Palaces and large residences of the Meroitic Kingdom", by Marc Maillot, Sorbonne University Press/SFDAS editions. Two volumes, 64 euros.
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Survey André Vila (Sudanese Nubia) The 15 volumes of André Vila’s survey in Nubia Sudanese are now available online. To download, click on the PDFs below.
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qui sommes nous the events of :

February 2017

7 February 2017

Mission Kadrouka

The archaeological mission of Sedeinga is planned from January 2nd to 24th, 2017. The temple of (...)
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Soleb & Sedeinga

SFDAS is pleased to propose this new online booklet on the Soleb and Sedeinga sites.
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