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30.03.2015 News

Results of the campaign just concluded at Sumhuram

The first campaign carried out at Khor Rori in 2015 has just ended. The Area A, in the eastern part of the city, and the surroundings of the “Monumental Building 2”, were subject to the investigation, in relation to the earliest phase of the city. In particular the relations between the...
18.03.2015 News

Interaction between Salut and the Indus Valley

During last field campaign (2015A), further evidence was collected at the site of the monumental stone tower ST1, dated to the second half of the third millennium. A remarkable quantity of pottery was discovered from context related to a late occupation of the main ditch, once it had been...
11.03.2015 News

Reports of the Salut 2015A campaign available

During the first campaign of 2015, which took place from January 17th to February 12th, at Salut works here were focused on the restoration of the site and its further preparation for tourists. The main Iron Age platform sitting on top of the site has been reconstructed at its original elevation. A...
3.03.2015 News

Rencontres Sabéennes 19

The 19th annual meeting Rencontres Sabéennes will be held at the University of Pisa from Thursday 18 June to Saturday 20 June 2015. The topic of Rencontres Sabéennes 19 is identity. In line with this, submissions dealing with aspects related to the homogeneity and diversity of the languages and...
13.02.2015 News

Cataloguing graffiti and rock art scenes from Saudi Arabia

A meeting focusing on cataloguing and digitization of graffiti from Saudi Arabia will be organized within the project DASI in Pisa on 17th-18th February. Delegates of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, of the King Saud University and the CNRS will attende the meeting together with...
12.02.2015 News

ICOMOS Oman International Conference on Archaeological Parks and Sites

The Omani committee of the International Council on Monuments and Sites has organized the next International Conference on Archaeological Parks and Sites, in cooperation with ICOMOS Paris. The conference will take place at the Dhofar University (Salalah, Oman), from 23rd to 25th February. Parks...
10.02.2015 News


The North American Conference on Afroasiatic Linguistics is the annual appointment for those interested in research on linguistic topics relevant to the languages of the Afroasiatic phylum (Chadic, Berber, Cushitic, Omotic, Egyptian, and Semitic). Topics related to all aspects of Afroasiatic...
26.01.2015 News

DASI workshop: Aramaic iscriptions of the Gulf

A workshop on the Aramaic inscriptions of the Gulf will be held in Pisa from January, 27th to February, 3rd. Dr. Maria Gorea, researcher of the Université de Paris VIII - Département d’hébreu, will take part to the workshop and will explain the peculiarities of those inscriptions. Particular...
19.01.2015 News

SUM15A campaign just begun

The first archaeological and architectural campaign at Khor Rori for the year 2015 started on 1st January and will end on 20th February. The results of the previous campaign have led to establish as the main goal the clarification of the connections between the Monumental Building 2 and the...
19.01.2015 News

Preliminary report of SUM14C

Three archaeological campaigns were carried out in 2014 at Khor Rori. During the third campaign the excavation activities were performed in Area A and Area F. In Area A excavations were aimed at understanding the link between street A113 and buildings BA15, BB2 and BB4. In the so-called...
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