Below are notable events in archaeology that occurred in 1877.

List of years in archaeology (table)
In science
"Gateway of the Sun" at Tiahuanaco, as published in Ephraim G. Squier's Peru: Incidents of Travel

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  • Canon William Greenwell - British Barrows: a record of the examination of sepulchral mounds in various parts of England; together with description of figures of skulls, general remarks on prehistoric crania, and an appendix by George Rolleston.
  • John Postlethwaite - Mines and Mining in the Lake District.
  • Ephraim G. Squier - Peru: Incidents of Travel and Exploration in the Land of the Incas.

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  1. ^ "Thursday, May 17th, 1877". Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of London. 2nd. VII: 225–235. 1877. 
  2. ^ Kaminski, Jaime; Sim, David (2014). "The production and deposition of the Witcham Gravel Helmet" (PDF). Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society. CIII: 69–82. 
  3. ^ "Papers of Edward Thurlow Leeds". Retrieved 25 May 2017.