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ExcavationsEdit

FindsEdit

  • Ferriby Boat 1 found by Ted Wright. Wright finds two other boats, in 1940 and 1963, the latter of which is later discovered to be the oldest Bronze Age boat in Western Europe.[2]
  • Earliest known papyrus scroll found in tomb of Hemaka at Saqqara in Egypt.[3][4]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hassall, Tom (1987). Oxford: The Buried City. Oxford Archaeological Unit. p. 4. ISBN 0-904220-09-5.
  2. ^ "Bronze Age boat 'oldest in Europe'". news.bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 1 June 2017.
  3. ^ Emery, W. B. (1938). Excavations at Saqqara: the tomb of Hemaka. Cairo. Government Press.
  4. ^ Wilkinson, Toby A. H. (1999). Early Dynastic Egypt. London: Routledge. p. 65. ISBN 0-203-20421-2.
  5. ^ "The Institute of Archaeology: the first 75 years". ucl.ac.uk. Retrieved 31 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Obelisk returned to Ethiopia after 68 years". The Guardian. 20 April 2005. Retrieved 22 November 2017.
  7. ^ "Antiquity Journal". www.antiquity.ac.uk. Retrieved 13 March 2017.
  8. ^ "Colin Renfrew". British Film Institute. Retrieved 1 June 2017.