Manuela Lehmann

Amara West Project Curator

Department: Ancient Egypt and Sudan

Contact

+44 (0)20 7323 8311
egyptian@britishmuseum.org

Academia profile

Manuela Lehmann is the Amara West Project Curator in the Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan.

Manuela finished her PhD at the Free University of Berlin in 2015 on the material culture of the Late and Ptolemaic Period in Tell el-Dab’a. Her main research interest includes the material culture and reconstruction of urban life in ancient Egypt and Sudan through the material remains.

Over the past ten years she has been involved in several German, Austrian and UK field projects in Egypt and the Sudan (Qantir, Tell el-Dab’a, Bubastis, Dahshur, Athribis (Sohag), Elephantine, Aswan East, Hisn al-Bab, Amara West) as well as different documentation and database projects.

Current projects

Previous projects

Publications

M. Lehmann, Vorbericht über die Grabungstätigkeiten der Herbstkampagne 2009 im Areal A/II von Tell el-Dab'a, in: Ägypten & Levante 21, Wien 2011, 47-65.

D. Collon, M. Lehmann, Report on the Sealings found in the 2009 Excavations at Tell el-Dab’a, in: Ägypten & Levante 21, Wien 2011, 67-70.

M. Lehmann, The city of Avaris after the New Kingdom, in: Egyptian Archaeology 40, London 2012,
29-31.

M. Lehmann, Die Verwandtschaftsbeziehungen in den Felsinschriften des Mittleren Reiches in der Region Aswân, in: SAK 41, Hamburg 2012, 237-275.

M. Lehmann, Skylines, Bridges and Mud in the Delta and elsewhere. A comparison of Egyptian and Yemeni Tower Houses, Proceedings of the Delta Survey Workshop, 22-23 March 2013, British Council Cairo, online publication.

M. Lehmann, Vorbericht über die Grabungstätigkeiten der Frühjahrskampagne 2011 im Areal A/I von Tell el-Dab’a, in: Ägypten & Levante 22-23, Wien 2012-2013, 79-90.

F. van Koppen, M. Lehmann, A cuneiform sealing from Tell el-Dab’a and its historical context, in: Ägypten & Levante 22-23, Wien 2012-2013, 91-94.

D. Collon, M. Lehmann, S. Müller, Tell el-Dab’a sealings 2009-2011, in: Ägypten & Levante 22-23, Wien 2012-2013, 95-104.

J. Kriwet, M. Lehmann, Ein Knorpelfischrest aus der ptolemäischen Siedlung in Tell el-Dab‘a, Ägypten, in: Ägypten & Levante 22-23, Wien 2012-2013, 105-108.

M. Lehmann, Ethnicity and Archaeological Reality: Material Culture in Tell el-Dab’a during the Late Period, Proceedings of the ICAANE 2015 (in print)

M. Lehmann, Round the Houses: a newly acquired group of objects from Amara West, in: Newsletter Egypt and Sudan of the British Museum, Issue 3, 2016 (in print)

M. Lehmann, Das Sanktuar des Repittempels von Athribis (in preparation)