Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Open Access Publications from the British Museum

[Originally posted 20 July 2009, Most recently updated 2 April 2013]

Online research catalogues

Naukratis: Greeks in Egypt

Naukratis: Greeks in Egypt

Archaeological finds made in late 19th and early 20th century excavations at the site of Naukratis that today are dispersed in museums worldwide.

The Ramesseum Papyri

The Ramesseum Papyri

Surviving papyri from a 13th Dynasty tomb at Luxor later covered by the funerary temple of Ramses II, known as the Ramesseum.
Ramesseum Papyri catalogue 
Ancient Cyprus at the British Museum

Ancient Cyprus at the British Museum

Objects found during 19th century excavations in a growing catalogue of the Museum's entire collection from the island.
Ancient Cyprus catalogue 

Roman Republican Coins

Roman Republican Coins

More than 12,000 coins minted during the Roman Republican period.
Roman Republican Coins catalogue 
 The British Museum Research Publications series

European Visions: American VoicesCosmetic sets of Late Iron Age and Roman Britain
Ralph Jackson
British Museum Research Publication 181
ISBN 978-086159-181-7
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2009



European Visions: American VoicesAncient Cyprus in the British Museum
Edited by Thomas Kiely
British Museum Research Publication 180
ISBN 978-086159-180-0
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2009



European Visions: American VoicesIntelligible Beauty: recent research on
Byzantine jewellery

Edited by Chris Entwistle and Noël Adams
British Museum Research Publication 178
ISBN 978-086159-168-8
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2010



European Visions: American VoicesEtruscan by Definition: The Cultural, Regional
and Personal identity of the Etruscans

Edited by Judith Swaddling and Philip Perkins
British Museum Research Publication 173
ISBN 978-086159-173-2

© The Trustees of the British Museum 2009



Kom FirinKom Firin I: the Ramesside temple and the site survey
Neal Spencer, with a contribution by Kveta Smoláriková
British Museum Research Publication 170
ISBN 978-086159-170-1
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2008


Cowrie shellsMoney in Africa
Edited by Catherine Eagleton, Harcourt Fuller and John Perkins
British Museum Research Publication 171
ISBN 978 086159 171 8
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2009




Catalogue of Anglo-Saxon Glass in the British MuseumCatalogue of Anglo-Saxon Glass in the British Museum
Vera I. Evison, edited by Sonja Marzinzik, with contributions from Ian C. Freestone, Michael J Hughes and Colleeen P. Stapleton
British Museum Research Publication 167
ISBN 086159 167 1
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2008


Crimean jewelleryThe Berthier-Delagarde Collection of Crimean Jewellery in the British Museum and Related Material
By Júlia Andrási, with contributions by Aleksander Aibabin and a scientific report by Susan La Niece and Michael Cowell, edited by D. Kidd and B. Ager, 2008
British Museum Research Publication 166
ISBN 978 086159 166 4
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2008


Etruscan Bucchero in the British Museum Etruscan Bucchero in the British Museum
Philip Perkins
British Museum Research Publication 165
ISBN 978-086159-165-7
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2007


The Ringlemere Cup: Precious Cups and the Beginning of the Channel Bronze Age The Ringlemere Cup: Precious Cups and the Beginning
of the Channel Bronze Age

Edited by Stuart Needham, Keith Parfitt and Gillian Varndell
British Museum Research Publication 163
ISBN-13 978-086159-163-3
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2006


A researcher's guide to the Lachish collection in the British Museum
A researcher's guide to the Lachish collection in the British Museum
By Pamela Magrill, 2006
British Museum Research Publication 161
ISBN 086159 161 5
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2006


A Naos of Nekhthorheb from Bubastis: Religious Iconography and Temple building in the 30th Dynasty
A Naos of Nekhthorheb from Bubastis: Religious Iconography and Temple building in the 30th Dynasty
Neal Spencer, with a contribution by Daniela Rosenow
British Museum Research Publication 156
ISBN 978 086159 156 5
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2006

Coin tree of Chinese coinsMetallurgical analysis of Chinese coins at the British Museum
Edited by Helen Wang, Michael Cowell, Joe Cribb and Sheridan Bowman
British Museum Research Publication 152
ISBN 086159 152 6
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2005



Handbook to the collections of Sir Aurel Stein in the UK Handbook to the Collections of Sir Aurel Stein in the UK
Helen Wang and John Perkins (eds.), 2008
British Museum Occasional Paper 129
ISBN 978 086159 9776
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2008

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Parthenon sculpturesCleaning and Controversy: The Parthenon Sculptures 1811-1939
Ian Jenkins
British Museum Occasional Paper number 146
ISBN 0 86159 146 1
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2001
Also available to order in hard copy from the British Museum shop

Sir Marc Aurel Stein
Sir Aurel Stein, Proceedings of the British Museum study day, 23 March 2002
Edited by Helen Wang
British Museum Occasional Paper 142
ISBN 0 86159 142 9
© The Trustees of the British Museum 2004


  A catalogue of Stone Age Artefacts from Southern Africa in the British MuseumCatalogue of Stone Age artefacts from Southern Africa in the British Museum By Peter Mitchell, with contributions by Alison Roberts, Alan Cohen and Karen Perkins, 2002
British Museum Occasional Paper 108
ISBN 086159 108 9
© The Trustees of the British Museum

Research projects in alphabetical order

A

A.W. Franks and A.Way archive project (The)
Amara West, Sudan
Ancient Human Occupation of Britain project
Ancient maritime pitch and tar: a multi-disciplinary study of sources, technology and preservation
Anglo-Saxon cemetery at Ringlemere, Kent
Application of Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) to the study of painted surfaces (The)
Arab and Turkish Metalwork
Archaeological iron
Archaeology of ritual in Gupta India: Udayagiri and the establishment of the gods (The)
Ashurbanipal Library Phase 1

B

Bejewelled: the Male Body and Adornment in Early Modern Britain
Berber-Abidiya archaeological project (The)
British printed images to 1700
British Museum Siraf project

C

Catalogue of drawings by Rembrandt and his circle
Catalogue of the Collections of Sir Aurel Stein in the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Part 2)
Catalogue of the Western Asiatic Seals in the British Museum. Cylinder Seals IV. the Second Millennium BC (Continued from Cylinder Seals III.)
Catalogue of Visigothic artefacts from Spain and Southern France in the British Museum
Chairman Mao badges
Chinese painting
Cnidus (Return to)
Coins from Butrint: Numismatic research on archaeological excavation
Coins from the Anglo-American Project in Pompeii
Conservation and redisplay of the Nebamun Wall paintings (The)
Corpus of Etruscan Mirrors (Corpus Speculorum Etruscorum)
Cosmetic Grinders
Cyprus digitisation project

D

Doctoral Research in Portable Antiquities Scheme data and Roman Britain
Domuztepe project
Dunhuang Textiles in the UK

E

East Leicestershire Hoards (Iron Age and Roman) (The)
Egyptian – Greek relations at Daphnae (Nile Delta)
Egyptian stelae in the British Museum from the thirteenth to seventeenth dynasties
Establishing a methodology for the care and conservation of the Orthodox icons collection at the British Museum
Establishment of museums in colonial East Africa and their transformation after independence (The)
Etruscan by definition
Excavation in Egypt at Tell el-Balamun
Excavations at Grimes Graves

F

Finds of Roman gold coins in Britain
Forum Novum/Vescovio

G

Gold, textiles, trade, history and identity in Mali and Ghana
Gold glass in late antiquity: the British Museum collection (Doctoral research)
Good Impressions: image and authority in medieval seals
Greek and Roman surgical instruments and medical objects in the British Museum

H

Happisburgh
Hundred Years of Dunhuang, 1907-2007 (A)

I

Inca ushnus: landscape, site and symbol in the Andes
Indian Ocean ceramic trade: 500-1000 AD
Indian Temple: Production, Place and Patronage (The)
Interventive conservation of black-dyed organic materials
Investigation and application of laser (The)
Iron Age mirrors
Iron Age pottery and society in East Anglia
Italian Renaissance ceramics, a catalogue of the British Museum’s collection

J

Jewellery in the age of Victoria: a social and cultural history

K

Kanga and other printed textiles of eastern and southern Africa
Kom Firin, Egypt

L

Late Antique Hagr Edfu (Settling the cemeteries)

M

Masson Project
Melanesian art: objects, narratives and indigenous owners
MENCAWAR [Mediterranean Network for Cataloguing and Web fruition of Ancient artworks and inscriptions]: Cataloguing the ancient South Arabia collection in the British Museum
Merowe Dam Archaeological Salvage Project: Amri to Kirbekan Survey (AKS)
Merv, Turkmenistan
Money in Africa

N

Naukratis: the Greeks in Egypt
Nimrud bowls (The)

O

Ottoman Science in the 19th Century

P

Poor man’s silver? Pewter tableware: its function, significance and contribution to our understanding of life in Roman Britain
Pottery bowls from Miletos

Q

Qing ceramics

R

Ramesseum Papyri (The)
Reassessment of the uses and limitations of numismatic evidence in the study of the societies of late Pre-Roman Iron Age Britain (Collaborative Doctoral Award with Birkbeck College, University of London (A)
Roman provincial coinage
Roman shipwreck project
Runnymede Research Excavations volume 3

S

Sasanian coin project
Sidon excavations
Snettisham Iron Age hoards: technology and analysis
Star of Bethlehem – A journey through science and art (The)
Synthesis and analysis of Portable Antiquities Scheme and Treasure data

T

Technologies of Enchantment: Early Celtic Art in Britain
Tell es-Sa‘idiyeh Excavations
Tribal transitions: cultural change in Arunachal Pradesh

U

Understanding the distribution of archaeological objects

Online journals

BMSAES

BMSAES The British Museum Studies in Ancient Egypt and Sudan (BMSAES) presents research on all aspects of ancient Egypt and Sudan

Bronze Age Review

Content
An international journal of research dedicated to furthering understanding of the British and European Bronze Age

British Museum Technical Research Bulletin

Content
Publishing the results of collaborative work by the Museum's curators, conservators and scientists.


2 comments:

  1. Hmm... I seem to be getting a "Server Error in '/' Application." error message for the given URL links. It's probably just that the BM server is down for some reason or another. Thanks anyway for doing such a great job collecting all this useful information.

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