Mallowan, Max Edgar Lucien

Name

Mallowan, Max Edgar Lucien

Dates

6 May 1904 - 19 August 1978

Birthplace

London

Specialization

Archaeology

Major works

Twenty-five years of Mesopotamian discovery (1932-1956), London 1956 Early Mesopotamia and Iran, London 1965 Nimrud and Its Remains, London 1966 Ivories from Nimrud, London 1967- Mallowan’s Memoirs, 1977 The Nimrud Ivories, London 1978 Bibliography in Iraq 36 (1974)

Remarks

Assistant at the Ur excavations under L. Woolley, 1925-1930 Excavated at Nineveh under R. Campbell Thompson, 1931 Expeditions to Arpachiyah (1933), Chagar Bazar (1934-1936), Tell Brak (1936-1938) Director, British School of Archaeology in Iraq, 1949-1958, Editor (1949-1971), Chairman (1966-1970), President (1970-1978) First professor of Western Asiatic Archaeology, University of London, 1947 Excavation of Nimrud (1949-1957)

Obituaries

AfO 26 (1978-1979) 242-243 (D.J. Wiseman), with photo BibAr 42 (1979) 180-183 (G. CAmeron), with photo

Festschrift

Iraq 36 (1974)

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