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Author Schiettecatte, Jérémie ♦ Chabrol, Antoine ♦ Gandreau, David ♦ Gavazzi, Bruno ♦ Monchot, Hervé ♦ Moriset, Sébastien ♦ Mouton, Michel ♦ Niveleau, Mathieu ♦ Simeon, Pierre
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Language English
Subject Keyword Najd ♦ Arabian Peninsula ♦ Saudi Arabia ♦ geomorphology ♦ sounding ♦ mosque ♦ mudbrick architecture ♦ restoration ♦ geomagnetism ♦ pottery ♦ Early Islamic Period ♦ prospection géomagnetique ♦ restauration architecturale ♦ géomorphologie ♦ sondage archéologique ♦ céramique ♦ architecture de terre ♦ mosquée ♦ Nejd ♦ Central Province ♦ al-Kharj ♦ Yamâma ♦ période islamique ♦ Arabie Saoudite ♦ Péninsule arabique ♦ shs ♦ Humanities and Social Sciences/Archaeology and Prehistory
Abstract Report of the archaeological, geophysical, archaeozoological and topographical activities of the French-Saudi mission in the oasis of al-Kharj, 80 km South of Riyadh, in the Central Province of Saudi Arabia carried out from November 11 to December 18 2012. It includes chapters on: - The geographic and historical setting - Description on the Registration system - Report of the exploration of the site of al-Yamāma (geophysical survey, topographical survey, archaeological sounding, , excavation of a mosque, zooarchaeological study, restoration process) and a geomorphological study of al-Kharj area.
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Report ♦ Article
Publisher Date 2012-12-20
Publisher Institution CNRS, UMR8167 Orient & Méditerranée