We know history of Early Dynastic Egypt mostly from the perspective of Memphite and Abydos cemeteries, while knowing very little about what was happening in the provincial areas at that time. Now there is a chance to learn more about first centuries of ancient Egypt form a provincial perspective.
Archaeological mission working at Gebelein is going to conduct excavations this autumn. The research will be focusing on early dynastic remains in the area. You can read more about their plans and help them to achieve their goals on their crowd funding webpage: https://pomagam.pl/en/gebelein2019
You can also read more about Gebelein site and the mission’s work in Luxor Times magazine HERE
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