activities: September 20th - October 23th 2012
of activities: Governorate of Erbil (MAP
covered: c. 370 km2
field team: Dr. Rafał Koliński (IP UAM), Dr. Dorota Ławecka (IA UW),
Dr. Michał Krueger (IP UAM), Ms. Joanna Mardas (IP UAM), Mrs. Xenia Kolińska
(Fundacja "Present & Past"), Mr. Marcin Szabłowski (photographer),
Mr. Khalil Barzanji, Mr. Rozhgar Ali (Direction of Antiquities Erbil)
slashed area on the map indicates area covered by intensive survey (including
transects between the site). Sparsely spaced slashed indicate areas covered
with survey based exclusively on satellite imagery, Iraqi maps, and interviews
with local population, without transects.
37 sites evidenced 33 were documented in full - in the remaining 3 cases
it was impossible mainly because the site was entirely covered with modern
buildings. The last site (S033) could not be measured for security reasons.
collected material was fully studied only in case of sites S002-S019 and
S027, due to requirement to deposit sherds in the Erbil Civilization Museum
prior the Eid al-Fatha (October 26th). The remaining sherds will be studied
during either the 2013 or 2014 season.
on the 2012 field season
Project Team Responsibilities (2012)