File NEWB4/11 - Predynastic Egypt

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NEWB4/11

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Predynastic Egypt

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  • c.1947 (Creation)

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0.5 cm, 1 folder

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(23 April 1869 - 7 August 1949)

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Folder titled 'Predynastic Kings names Palermo and Cairo fragments' containing material relating to Predynastic Egypt.

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  • Drafts on the history of Predynastic Egypt


  • Notes on 'paleolithic implants' in Egypt


  • Typed notes on the 'Predynastic Population'


  • Handwritten notes on flints


  • One page of a handwritten draft and notes on the Chalcolithic Period


  • Notes on Predynastic pottery


  • Tracings of Predynastic pottery depicting boats


  • One page of a handwritten draft titled 'Some Cults of Prehistoric Egypt'


  • Three pages of a handwritten draft on cult insignia


  • Draft letter to Iorwerth Eiddon Stephen Edwards on research activity, 30 December 1947

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PEN/G.XVI/F.A

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