1877 in archaeology

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"Gateway of the Sun" at Tiahuanaco, as published in Ephraim G. Squier's Peru: Incidents of Travel

The year 1877 in archaeology involved some significant events.





  • Canon William Greenwell - British Barrows: a record of the examination of sepulchral mounds in various parts of England; together with description of figures of skulls, general remarks on prehistoric crania, and an appendix by George Rolleston.
  • John Postlethwaite - Mines and Mining in the Lake District.
  • Ephraim G. Squier - Peru: Incidents of Travel and Exploration in the Land of the Incas.





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  1. ^ "Thursday, May 17th, 1877". Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of London. 2nd. VII: 225–235. 1877. open access publication – free to read
  2. ^ Kaminski, Jaime; Sim, David (2014). "The production and deposition of the Witcham Gravel Helmet" (PDF). Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society. CIII: 69–82. open access publication – free to read
  3. ^ "Papers of Edward Thurlow Leeds". nationalarchives.gov.uk. Retrieved 25 May 2017.