The Human Osteology of Tell El Hibeh: Preliminary Observationis

Author(s): Robert Yohe

Year: 2015


, considerable data regarding the human remains, both from human skeletal remains and mummies has been garnered from controlled excavation of Byzantine (Coptic) burials and surface collections of disturbed graves dating to as early as the Third Intermediate Period. This paper summarizes those data and compare with similar osteometric information from other areas of Middle Egypt.

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The Human Osteology of Tell El Hibeh: Preliminary Observationis. Robert Yohe. Presented at The 80th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, San Francisco, California. 2015 ( tDAR id: 395720)


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