The collection comprises papers concerning the archaeological excavations at Kom-Ed-Dik, Alexandria, Egypt. Includes correspondence, notes, photographs and reports.
Kom-Ed-Dik Excavations Papers
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 380428
- Dates of Creation1947 - 1953
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 box
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Administrative / Biographical History
The excavation of Kom-Ed-Dik, (also known as Kom-El-Dikka), Alexandria, Egypt, began in 1947. It was conducted by the Farouk 1st University, Alexandria, under the direction of Alan John Bayard Wace. Arthur Lane of the Department of Ceramics at the Victoria and Albert Museum joined the team in 1949 to study the pottery found.
The material has been arranged chronologically.
Donated in 1985
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