Research Projects 1948 – Today

Studies

A list of studies within archaeology-related disciplines organised, supported or facilitated by the BIAA


Cide Archaeological Project (CAP)

Cide Archaeological Project (CAP)

Start: 2009 - End: 2011

Between 2009 and 2011 Bleda Düring, Claudia Gatz, and T. Emre Şerifoğlu co-directed the Cide Archaeological Project.  Fieldwalking and other methodologies yielded information about the region’s history.


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Alahan Pottery Study

Alahan Pottery Study

Start: 2005 - End: 2005

In 2005, Mark Jackson and his team studied, recorded, and catalogued unstudied finds from Michael Gough’s fieldwork in Alahan.


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British Academy Black Sea Initiative (BABSI)

British Academy Black Sea Initiative (BABSI)

Start: 2002 - End: 2005

Beginning in spring 2002, Gina Coulthardl directed an initiative that aimed to promote Black Sea studies.  Scholars involved in the project were provided with academic and financial support for their projects, and were linked into a network of other scholars focusing on similar regions or issues.  


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Tell Esh-Sheikh Museum Study

Tell Esh-Sheikh Museum Study

Start: 1988 - End: 1990

Between 1988 and 1990, David French directed a small team in washing, marking, documenting, and registering the collection of pottery material from Tell Esh-Sheikh, a site excavated in the 1940’s in connection with the work at Tabara El Akrad. 


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Museum Study of Glass Collections

Museum Study of Glass Collections

Start: 1987 - End: 1990

Between 1987 and 1990, Chris Lightfoot directed a study of glass collections around museums in Turkey. Significant pieces from the collections were studied and drawn, and catalogues were prepared for museum use.


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Sakçagözü Museum Study

Sakçagözü Museum Study

Start: 1986 - End: 1990

Between 1986 and 1990, David French directed a small team in washing, sorting, drawing, photographing, and re-housing materials found during the course of excavations at Sakçagözü undertaken by John Garstang and John Waechter.


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Study of Turkish Carpet Production

Study of Turkish Carpet Production

Start: 1963 - End: 1964

In 1963 and 1964 May Hamilton and Colin Beattie travelled across Anatolia in an exploration of the Turkish carpet industry.


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Study of the Sultantepe Tablets

Study of the Sultantepe Tablets

Start: 1951 - End: 1951

After the 1951 discovery of the tablet hoard at Sultantepe and their subsequent excavation, Oliver Gurney undertook an extensive study on their content.  He was successful in translating many of them and placing them within the broader context of Assyrian literature.


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