File Petrie MSS - Petrie Journal 1894 to 1895 (Tukh (Nubt), Ballas and Naqada)

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Petrie MSS


Petrie Journal 1894 to 1895 (Tukh (Nubt), Ballas and Naqada)


  • 1894-1895 (Creation)

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30 pages

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Section of Petrie MSS 2.3.

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The location of the original Petrie journal is not known, possibly in the possession of the Petrie family, lost or destroyed.

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Kate Bradbury's handwritten copy for excavations at Tukh (Nubt), Ballas and Naqada, Petrie assisted by J. E. Quibell, B. P. Grenfell and Hugh Price.

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  • Petrie, W. M. Flinders and J. E. Quibell, Naqada and Ballas: 1895 ( 1896) (OEB 147112) (accessed 22/03/2018).

  • Petrie, W. M. Flinders, Seventy years in archaeology [1931], 155-7 (OEB 147191).

  • Drower, Margaret S., Flinders Petrie: a life in archaeology (1985), 213-18 (OEB 29381).

  • Drower, Margaret S. (ed.), Letters from the desert: the correspondence of Flinders and Hilda Petrie (2004), 92-3 (OEB 154602).

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  • The journal has been transcribed by Cat Warsi; Francisco Bosch-Puche has proofread it and prepared it for publication on this website.

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