Department of Art and Archaeology

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Life at Berkou: a newly-discovered Roman fortress in Egypt
Sep 26, 2022, 4:30 pm

In 2020, just before the onset of the covid pandemic, the French Archaeological Mission to the Eastern Desert (MAFDO) began excavations at the remote desert site of al-Ghozza, located near the Imperial Roman hardstone quarries of Mons Porphyrites and Mons Claudianus in Egypt’s remote mountains adjacent to the Red Sea. While most of the site’s…