Item description for Abusir IX: The Pyramid Complex of Neferrei the Archaeology by Miroslav Verner...
The main archaeological results of the excavation of the pyramid complex of Neferre in Abusir are published in this report. This volume deals primarily with the archaeological examination of the monuments of the complex. Chapters on the structural analysis of Neferre's mortuary temple, the chronology of the complex and the shape and meaning of the pyramid in the Old Kingdom complement the archaeology. Also discussed are: the builders' marks and inscriptions, seals and sealing, jar dockets, pottery, statues, amulets and beads, faience inlays and tablets of Egyptian blue, anthropological remains of Neferre, stone vessels, chipped lithics and micro-wear analysis of chert. There is also a chapter on the mud brick masonry of the mortuary temple.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 11.93" Width: 8.71" Height: 1.47" Weight: 3.78 lbs.
Release Date Dec 31, 2006
Publisher Czech Institute of Egyptology Charles Univers
ISBN 8020013571 ISBN13 9788020013576
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More About Miroslav Verner
Dr. Miroslav Verner of the Charles University in Prague has been leading the excavations in Abusir since 1976. Drawing on his own experience as well as the full range of historical material from early excavations, Dr. Verner brings to life a world as distant in time as its uncovered remains are immediate and striking. His work is both scholarly and entertaining, making the passage into this ancient underworld at once an intellectual exploration and a fascinating adventure.
Miroslav Verner has an academic affiliation as follows - Charles University.