Hierakonpolis Project

by Walter Ashlin Fairservis, Jr.

Publisher: Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Egyptian language -- Writing, Hieroglyphic.,
  • Hierakonpolis (Extinct city)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementby Walter A. Fairservis, Jr.
SeriesOccasional papers in anthropology / Vassar College, Occasional papers in anthropology (Vassar College)
ContributionsHierakonpolis Project.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT73H54 F35 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18862012M

Die beiden Kupferstatuen des Pepi I. aus dem Tempel von Hierakonpolis in Ägypten. Vorbericht zur Restaurierung, Konservierung und technologischen Untersuchung zweier Grossplastiken aus dem Alten Reich, Jahrbuch des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums. Mainz: Verlag des Römisch-Germanischen Zentralmuseums. Chapter V Preliminary Report On The Predynastic Fauna Of The Hierakonpolis Project Introduction 1. Description Of The Fauna A. Capra And Ovis B. Bos Taurus C. Sus Scrofa D. Canis Familiaris 2. Minor Faunal Components 3. Notes On Locality 6 Summary. by Jeremy Geller, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Field Note 1 - Introduction. Vat Site at HK24A in Over the years since my field participation in the Hierakonpolis Project, from to , I've stayed in touch with Renée and others to keep up with doings on the site. Ancient Hierakonpolis: Supplement. Resource Information The item Ancient Hierakonpolis: Supplement represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in City of Westminster Libraries. This item is available to borrow from 1 library branch.

A special connection with ancient Egypt drew Omm Sety to Egypt, where she studied with the great Egyptologists Selim Hassan and Ahmed Fakhry. For more than four decades she made her home in the shadow of the Great Pyramid of Giza and in the mudbrick village surrounding the Temple of Sety I /5(8). The Petrie Museum houses many small finds (from Hatshepsut) such as scarabs, foundation deposits, tools, vessel fragments. Searching through their collection this evening i came across a foundation plaque (UC) which was found in excavations by Petrie at Hierakonpolis, is the first mention of this site i have been able to locate through my own research, so further details will. English: Hierakonpolis is the Greek name of Nekhen currently named Kom El-Ahmar in Upper Egypt. It was the religious and political capital of Upper Egypt at the end of the Predynastic period and probably also during the Early Dynastic Period. The chapter by chapter web version of the book, Digital Epigraphy, written by Krisztián Vértes in , explaining the basic procedures of the Survey’s ever-changing digital documentation method, is now extended with digital fieldwork and an exciting new case study.

  The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Birth of Civilization in the Near East, by Henri Frankfort This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. The title of this book indicates the answer which I think the evidence compels us to accept. Description. The Narmer Palette is a centimetre tall ( ft), shield-shaped, ceremonial palette, carved from a single piece of flat, soft dark gray-green stone has often been wrongly identified, in the past, as being slate or is layered and prone to flaking, and schist is a metamorphic rock containing large, randomly distributed mineral grains. Hierakonpolis (Kom el-Ahmar, Nekhen) (25°05' N 32°47'E) Main town on the West Bank in the third province of Upper Egypt. Cemeteries and settlement site, of prime importance in the Pre- .

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Hierakonpolis book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, a. Hierakonpolis on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hierakonpolis. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Michael A Hoffman. Find more information about: ISBN: X predynastic flora of the Hierakonpolis Hierakonpolis Project book / M.

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Plates of discoveries in by J. Quibell, with notes by W. P[etrie]--pt. [Plates of discoveries,with Description of the site in detail, by F. : Recommended Books. Excavations in the Locality 6 Cemetery at Hierakonpolis by Barbara Adams The death of Michael Allen Hoffman in not only robbed Egyptian archaeology of a foremost field director and fine scholar but also left the results of his excavations at Hierakonpolis for the most part unpublished, except for his interim.

The Hierakonpolis Project. Season January to March Excavation of the Temple Area on the Kom el Gemuwia. (Hierakonpolis Occasional Papers in Anthropol­ogy 1) Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Fairservis, W.

The Hierakonpolis Project. Season January to May Excavation on the Kom el Gemuwia. Hierakonpolis, the City of the Hawk, ancient Egyptian Nekhen, is one of the most important archaeological sites for understanding the foundations of ancient Egyptian society.

Best known as the home of the ceremonial Palette of Narmer, one of the first political documents in history, and attributed to the first king of the First Dynasty at about.

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Excavations at Hierakonpolis, at Esna, and in Nubia, Annales du Service des Antiquités de l’Égypte 8: Hierakonpolis. This book, "Hierakonpolis Part 1," by James Edward Quibell, is a replication of a book originally published before I. The Hierakonpolis Project, Volume 1 Occasional papers in anthropology The Hierakonpolis Project, Walter Ashlin Fairservis: Author: Walter Ashlin Fairservis: Contributor: Hierakonpolis Project: Publisher: Vassar College, Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Hierakonpolis, Part I (Egyptian Research Account, 4) [Quibell, James Edward] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hierakonpolis. Hierakonpolis, or "City of the Hawk," is the Greek name for the modern city of Kom el-Ahmar, known to its ancient residents as Nekhen.

It is a large predynastic and later townsite located 70 miles ( km) north of Aswan on a km .9 mi) stretch of the west bank of the Nile River in Upper Egypt. It is the largest pre- and proto-dynastic Egyptian site discovered to date; and it is a key.

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Hierakonpolis. Quick Reference. Site known in ancient Egyptian as Nekhen, located on the western bank of the Nile in Upper Egypt (25°06′N, 32°46′E). The. Hierakonpolis by James Edward Quibell, W. Flinders Petrie,B. Quaritch edition. Hierakonpolis by Quibell, James Edward and Green, Frederick Wastie available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews.

Hierakonpolis. by Alexandre Moret,Histories & Mysteries of Man Ltd. edition, in English. Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy.

Hierakonpolis, prehistoric royal residence of the kings of Upper Egypt and the most important site of the beginning of Egypt’s historical period. Evidence indicates a royal presence at Hierakonpolis, then called Nekhen, which enjoyed its period of greatest importance from about bce to the.

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Abstract Hierakonpolis (ancient Nekhen and modern Kom el Ahmar) is a major site of the Egyptian Predynastic and Early Dynastic Period.

Hierakonpolis - Friedman - - Major Reference Works -. Nekhen (/ ˈ n ɛ k ə n /) in Ancient Egyptian; in Ancient Greek: Ἱεράκων πόλις Hierakonpolis (/ ˌ h aɪər ə ˈ k ɒ n p ə l ɪ s / or Hierakōn polis "Hawk City", in Egyptian Arabic: الكوم الأحمر ‎, romanized: el-Kōm el-Aḥmar, lit.

'the Red Mound') was the religious and political capital of Upper Egypt at the end of prehistoric Egypt (c. – BC) and.The sites of Hierakonpolis, Elkab and Edfu exerted profound political, religious and artistic influence on ancient Egyptian civilization.

This one day colloquium presents the results of current archaeological fieldwork, exploring why this region was such a powerful force in Egypt’s heartland.It features a foreword by Kent R. Weeks, who rediscovered KV5 in the Valley of the Kings, and an introduction by Walter A. Fairservis, the late director of the Hierakonpolis Project.

For Egyptologists, this book includes explanations of texts from the Pyramid Texts to Herodotus as well as ancient Egyptian art.