Quseir al-Qadim 1980 Find us
Quseir al-Qadim 1980
1982. The American Research Center in Egypt
x + 418pp. ill.; includes bibliographies. 29 cm.
ARCE reports series 7
Cloth ISBN 089 003 113 4
Paper ISBN 089 003 112 6
These volumes presents the findings of three seasons of excavation, during which a large section of the Islamic town was cleared, yielding artifacts ranging from China to west Africa. The two volumes are supplemented by reports on epigraphic data recovered in the course of the work, a survey of a Roman gold-mining settlement and shrine 20 kilometers from the port, and a discussion of the old mosques in the modern town of Quseir.
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS
The International Council of Museums, in an effort to fight against illicit traffic in cultural goods, compiles the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk. This list aims to help art and heritage professionals and law enforcement officials identify Egyptian objects that are protected by national and international legislations. View the Red List for Egypt.