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Prof Paul Nicholson 


Projects

The Catacombs of Anubis, Saqqara
An examination of the burial catacombs for the dogs sacred to Anubis. Complete planning of the Catacomb and examination of the species present among the mummified remains. Funding received from: National Geographic, Andante Travels, Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society.

Significant weblinks

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2011/04/pictures/110406-egypt-puppy-mummies-animals-dogs-science-catacomb-mummified/

http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/news/articles/dog-catacomb-beneath-the-desert-6533.html

http://www.barebonestours.co.uk/Andante-Travels-News/The-Catacombs-of-Anubis-Presenting-the-Andante-Archaeological-Award-for-2011-at-the-British-Museum.html

 


Faience production at Roman Memphis

To reconstruct the process of faience manufacture in Roman Memphis.