Part of National Museums Liverpool
More than 1,300 items from our significant Egyptology collection. The full collection is one of the largest in the UK with 16,000 items spanning from the Prehistoric (c.5300 BC) to the end of the Byzantine Period (642 AD).
What colour should the sand be? This was just one of the many things we had to think about when installing the pit burial case for the new Ancient Egypt gallery.
Author: Petrie, William Matthew Flinders
Publisher: British School of Archaeology in Egypt
Description: Record of Petrie's Egyptian Research Account excavations at Saft el-Hinna.
Start date: 1905
End date: 1905
Description: Excavation directed by Professor Flinders Petrie for the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1905 - 1906. The excavations were published in Flinders Petrie, 'Hyksos and Israelite Cities' (London, 1906).
For more information visit the Digital Egypt for Universities pages on the University College London website: http://www.digitalegypt.ucl.ac.uk/tellelyahudiyeh/index.html