Pegarinhos – 2014

September 20, 2014 Pegarinhos

In 2014 the third season of excavations took place at Vale de Mir-Pegarinhos (Portugal), as part of the four-year project directed by Pedro Pereira and Tony Silvino. The two previous fieldwork seasons had revealed an ensemble of Classical remains located on a hillside below the walls of an Iron Age […]

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Duzdagi – 2014

August 25, 2014 Duzdagi

The 2014 fieldwork season   The project is based around three main research areas. The first of these involves further excavations at the site of Kültepe I, which was excavated in the 1950s and 1960s, in order to gain a better understanding of the stratigraphy, of which only a very […]

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Qalhât Development Project – 2013-2014

July 1, 2014 Qalhât

The mosque at Qalhât is a monument known from early descriptions. The traveller Ibn Battuta describes it in glowing terms after visiting it around 1330. He wrote that it had been built not long before his visit, and that it was situated on the seafront. In the early 16th century, […]

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Mentesh Tepe – 2014

January 1, 2014 Mentesh Tepe

Currently the results of the archaeological campaign are being studied and are not communiquables.

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Qalhât Development Project – 2013

December 31, 2013 Qalhât

The 2013a season was the first of the Qalhât Development Project, supported by the Omani Ministry of Heritage and Culture (MHC) and directed by A. Rougeulle (CNRS).   The principal aim of this season was to gain a better understanding of part of the north-west quarter of the ancient city […]

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Pompeii – Fortuna – 2013

December 22, 2013 Pompeii - Fortuna

The 2013 season Since 2008 a multidisciplinary team has been studying the temple of Fortuna Augusta, which is situated close to the forum in Pompeii. This project is directed by Willam Van Andringa, Professor at the University of Lille III, and brings together researchers and students from a variety of […]

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Qalhât Project – 2013

December 18, 2013 Qalhât

The first season of the second four-year phase of the Qalhât Project took place from November 11 to December 14, 2012. This second four-year phase is run in parallel with the Qalhât Development Project, and aims to continue research on the town in addition to the zones already studied during […]

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Kunara – 2013

October 20, 2013 Kunara

Excavations at the site of Kunara, which were begun in 2012, continued between August and October of 2013. Further investigations were carried out in the three excavation zones opened during the previous season. The Upper Town The continuation of excavations in the Upper Town led to a better understanding of […]

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