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  • All fields: excavation
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    • Illegal excavation in Greco-Roman cemetery at Jabal al-Ṭārif

    • Cemeteries; Deserts - Egypt; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Rocks; Cliffs; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Archaeological sites
    • A chunk missing from the bottom of the Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff shows evidence of illegal excavation in Greco-Roman cemetery where the Nag Hammadi codices were found in a jar. It is believed that Gnostic monks hid the texts in the cave as a legacy for...
    • First season of the excavation

    • Portraits, Group; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Nordström, Hans-Åke; Robinson, James McConkey, 1924-; Säve-Söderbergh, Torgny, 1914-1998; Emmel, Stephen
    • First season of the excavation at the Jabal al-Ṭārif. From left to right: (seated), Hans-Åke Nordström, James M. Robinson (principal American director), Torgny Säve-Söderbergh (field director), Stephen Emmel; (standing), C. Wilfrid Griggs, Mahmoud...
    • The Coptic Museum and excavation site

    • Exhibition buildings; Libraries; Museums; Gates; Gardens; Excavations (Archaeology); Matḥaf al-Qiḅtī (Cairo, Egypt)
    • This is the front gate entrance to the Coptic Museum. In the foreground is the excavation of one of the towers of the Roman 'Babylon' just to the right of the entrance gate. The library is the lower building partly in the shade from the center to...
    • First season of the excavation team

    • Scholars; Robinson, James McConkey, 1924-; Emmel, Stephen; Deserts - Egypt; Desert soils; Portraits, Group; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Nordström, Hans-Åke; Säve-Söderbergh, Torgny, 1914-1998
    • First season of the excavation at the Jabal al-Ṭārif. From left to right: (seated), Hans-Åke Nordström, James M. Robinson (principal American director), Torgny Säve-Söderbergh (field director), Stephen Emmel; (standing), C. Wilfrid Griggs, Mahmoud...
    • Skeleton the Basilica of St. Pachomius

    • Basilica of St. Pachomius (Fāw Qiblī, Egypt); Fāw Qiblī (Egypt); Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Skeletons; Tombs; Human remains (Archaeology); Skeleton
    • The excavation of the Basilica of St. Pachomius, Fāw Qiblī (Pabau) with Douglas M. Parrott holding camera.
    • Russian jeep of Hānī al-Zaynī

    • Automobiles; Plants; Hanny M. el-Zeiny, 1918-
    • Russian jeep of Hānī al-Zaynī, director of the Nag Hammadi sugar factory where the headquarters of the Nag Hammadi excavation were located circa 1974 - 1979. The jeep rests in front of a palm tree.
    • Nile River oasis

    • Animals; Children; Deserts - Egypt; Egyptians; Nature; Nile River; Plants; Trees
    • Child rides a donkey on a path near oasis. Lush greenery and plants fill the scene, and mountains appear in the background. An inscription on the back reads, "Oasis created by bend in Nile near Chenoboskion with Gebel et-Tarif in background." A...
    • Fragment of statue

    • Antiquities; Antiques; Art objects; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Statues; Stone carving; Fāw Qiblī (Egypt)
    • Part of statue from Fāw Qiblī excavation.
    • Fragment of statue

    • Antiquities; Antiques; Art objects; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Statues; Stone carving; Fāw Qiblī (Egypt)
    • Part of statue from Fāw Qiblī excavation.
    • Coin from Fāw Qiblī

    • Antiquities; Coins; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Inscriptions; Fāw Qiblī (Egypt)
    • Coin found at the Fāw Qiblī excavation site. The coin is labeled "object no: 7."
    • Pillar at Fāw Qiblī

    • Columns; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Structures; Stone; Pillars; Fāw Qiblī (Egypt)
    • A fallen stone pillar lies on its side at the excavation site of Fāw Qiblī. Markers for measurement are seen in the photograph.
    • Excavation site at Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff

    • Antiquities; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Rocks; Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • A hole that has been excavated by the Nag Hammadi team. Measuring devices are seen inside the hole for size comparison.
    • Jabal al-Ṭārif talus

    • Caves; Cliffs; Deserts - Egypt; Desert soils; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Landscapes; Mountains; Photography of rocks; Rocks; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • Before excavation, the caves were almost hidden by talus and rubble at the base of Jabal al-Ṭārif, a large cliff on the Nile River near Naj' Ḥammādī. The Nag Hammadi codices were discovered buried in talus, a collection of sediment blown by the...
    • Nag Hammadi excavation group

    • Antiquities; Desert soils; Deserts - Egypt; Egypt - Antiquities; Excavations (Archaeology) - Egypt; Formations (Geology); Rocks; Scholars; Habachi, Labib, 1906-1984; Portraits, Group; Jabal al-Ṭārif (Egypt); Naj' Ḥammādī (Egypt)
    • Several Nag Hammadi dig workers and visitors, including Labib Habachi (in middle with bandage), at Jabal al-Ṭārif cliff.

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