1943 in archaeology

The year 1943 in archaeology involved some significant events.

List of years in archaeology (table)
In science
1940
1941
1942
1943
1944
1945
1946

ExcavationsEdit

PublicationsEdit

FindsEdit

  • First finds of Gaudo culture in Campania.
  • Cache of late-medieval wax votive images at Exeter Cathedral in England.[1]
  • "Greta", a skull found in the midlands of England, is believed to be the oldest in Britain, dated to 14,000 years BP, until redated to the late 11th century CE in 2021.[2]

MiscellaneousEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Radford, Ursula M. (1949). "The Wax Images Found in Exeter Cathedral". Antiquaries Journal. 29 (3–4): 164–8. doi:10.1017/S0003581500017273. S2CID 161597476.
  2. ^ Lockley, Mike; Kreft, Helen (2021-10-31). "Disturbing update on ancient skull found in Burton". StaffordshireLive. Retrieved 2021-12-21.
  3. ^ "National Trust, Avebury Manor". Art UK. Retrieved 2 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Berlin's Pergamon Museum exhibits Tell Halaf statues". BBC News. 29 January 2011. Retrieved 2 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Peter Woodman—an Obituary". Archaeology Ireland. Archived from the original on 2017-10-24. Retrieved 7 June 2017.
  6. ^ Jones, Martin (23 July 2018). "Gordon Hillman obituary". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  7. ^ "Alman Sanat Tarihçisi Profesör Heidemarie Koch hayatını kaybetti". arkeolojikhaber.com (in Persian). 2022-01-28. Retrieved 2022-01-28.