Abd el-Hagg Ragab, Mohammed. A Report on the excavations of the Egyptian Antiquities Organization at Beni Amir and Gez. el-Masha'la in the Eastern Desert

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: A Report on the excavations of the Egyptian Antiquities Organization at Beni Amir and Gez. el-Masha'la in the Eastern Desert

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Nile delta in transition : 4th.-3rd. millennium B.C. : proceedings of the seminar held in Cairo, 21.-24. October 1990, at the Netherlands Institute of Archaeology and Arabic Studies, [edited by Edwin C.M. van den Brink]

Published By: Original publisher Nile delta in transition : 4th.-3rd. millennium B.C. : proceedings of the seminar held in Cairo, 21.-24. October 1990, at the Netherlands Institute of Archaeology and Arabic Studies, [edited by Edwin C.M. van den Brink] Tel Aviv, Israel: E.C.M. van den Brink. 1992. 207-213 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Mohammed Abd el-Hagg Ragab

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2005. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Early Dynastic Egypt (MR70)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF History (175); Ceramic technology (323); Miscellaneous structures (349); Utensils (415); Burial practices and funerals (764);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The findings from the earlier excavations at Beni 'Amir, now destroyed, and the more recent excavations from Tell el Masha'la are briefly described. Both sites contain cemeteries.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 35

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. mr70-035

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 213)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1974-1975, 1988-1989

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologist-4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry ; 2004

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). Predynastic-Early Dynastic

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Beni'Amir and Tell el-Masha'la, Egypt

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Egypt--Antiquities/Egypt--History--To 332 B.C.

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