Publications

The Egypt Exploration Society Work at Sais


Penelope Wilson, ‘Sais: Surveying the Royal City,’ Egyptian Archaeology, 12 (1998), 3-6.

Penelope Wilson, ‘The Survey of Sais 1997,’ Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 84, (1998), 2-4.

Penelope Wilson, ‘The Survey of Sais 1998,’ in Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 85, (1999), 1-4.

Penelope Wilson, ‘The Survey of Sais 1999,’ in Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 86 (2000), 1-5.

Penelope Wilson, ‘The Survey of Sais 2000-1,’ in Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 87 (2001), 1-8.

Penelope Wilson, ‘Sais and its Secrets,’ Egyptian Archaeology, 18, (2001), 3-5.

Penelope Wilson and Greg Gilbert, Pigs, Pots and Postholes : Prehistoric Sais, Egyptian Archaeology, 21 (2002), 12-13.

Penelope Wilson, ‘ Recent work at Sais (Sa el Hagar)’, Egyptology at the Dawn of the Twenty-First Century. Proceedings of the Eighth International Congress of Egyptologists, Cairo March 2000, vol. 1 : Archaeology, eds. Z. Hawass and L. Pinch Brock (American University in Cairo Press 2003), 568-573.

Penelope Wilson, ‘The Survey of Sais 2002,’ in Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 88 (2002), 2-6.

Penelope Wilson and Gregory Gilbert, ‘The prehistoric period at Sais (Sa el Hagar),’ Archéo-Nil, 13 (Dec. 2003), 65-72.

Duncan Hale and Penelope Wilson, ‘Geomagnetic surveys at Sais (Sa el Hagar), Western Delta, Egypt,’ Archaeologia Polona, 41 (2003), 185-188.

Penelope Wilson, ‘Fieldwork: Sais (Sa el-Hagar), 2003-4,’ Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 90 (2004), 1-9.

Penelope Wilson, ‘Two Graves and a Well at Sais,’ Egyptian Archaeology, 26, Spring 2005, 34-5.

Penelope Wilson, ‘Sais (Sa el-Hagar), 2004-5,’ Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, 91 (2005), 1-8.

Penelope Wilson, The Survey of Sais (Sa el-Hagar), 1997-2002 (Excavation Memoir 77, Egypt Exploration Society, London 2006). Available from booksellers, including Oxbow Books : http://www.oxbowbooks.com


Penelope Wilson 2007 ‘Prehistoric Settlement in the Western Delta: a Regional and Local View from Saïs (Sa el-Hagar)’, Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 92 (2006), 75-126.

Penelope Wilson 2007 ‘A Cult of Amasis and ‘The Procession of Two Gods’ at Saïs’, in ed. T. Schneider and K. Szpasowska, Egyptian Stories. A British Egyptological Tribute to Alan B. Lloyd on the Occasion of His Retirement, (AOAT 347), Münster, 141-154.

Penelope Wilson 2007 with G. Gilbert, ‘Saïs and its Trading Relations with the Eastern Mediterranean’, in eds. P. Kousoulis and K. Magliveras, Moving Across the Boders: Foreign Relations, Religion and Cultural Interactions in the Ancient Mediterranean, OLA 159, Peeters: Leuven: 249-265.

Penelope Wilson 2011 Sais I : The Ramesside-Third Intermediate Period at Kom Rebwa. EES Excavation Memoir 98. Egypt Exploration Society: London.

Penelope Wilson, Gregory Gilbert and Geoffrey Tassie, 2014, Sais II : The Prehistoric Period at Sa el-Hagar. EES Excavation Memoir 107. Egypt Exploration Society: London.


Other scholarly books and articles about Sais and related matters

Ramadan El-Sayed, Documents relatifs à Sais et à ses divinités, BdE 69 (Cairo: IFAO, 1975).

Ramadan El-Sayed, La Déesse Neith de Saïs, 2 vols., BdE 86/1, 86/2 (Cairo: IFAO, 1982).

Labib Habachi, ‘Saïs and its Monuments,’ ASAE 42 (1943), 369-407.

Herodotus, The Histories, Book 2, translated by A.H. Godley, The Loeb Classical Library, (London: W. Heinemann 1966).

François Leclère, Les villes de basse égypte au Ière millenaire av. J.-C. Analyse archéologique et historique de la topographie urbaine, forthcoming.

Dominic Mallet, Le culte de Neit à Sais, (Paris 1888).

Susan Woodhouse, ‘The sun god, his four bas and the four winds in the sacred district at Saïs: the fragment of an Obelisk (BM EA 1512),’ in ed. S. Quirke, The Temple in Ancient Egypt, (London 1997), 132-151.

François Leclère, ‘La Ville de Sais à la Basse Époque,’ Égypte Afrique et Orient, 28 (Feb. 2003), 13-38.



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