The JEA is a leading international journal for the publication of Egyptological research. The Journal publishes scholarly articles (main articles and brief communications), fieldwork reports, and reviews of Egyptological books. It comes out twice annually, in late summer and late winter.

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Editorial board


Dr Claudia Näser 
Institute of Archaeology,
University College London

Managing Editor:

Dr Stephanie Boonstra
Egypt Exploration Society

Editorial advisers:

Prof Kathryn A Bard, Boston
Prof Katja Goebs, Toronto
Dr Cary Martin, London 
Prof Olivier Perdu, Paris
Prof Dr Tarek Said Tawfik, Cairo
Prof Willeke Wendrich, Los Angeles

Contact: [email protected]

Current issue: JEA 106



Tell el-Amarna, Autumn 2018 to Autumn 2019
Anna Stevens, Gretchen R. Dabbs, Jolanda E. M. F. Bos, Amandine Mérat, Anna Garnett and Gemma Tully

Qubbet el-Hawa, 2019
Martin Bommas, with ceramic analysis by Eman Khalifa

Gordon Jelf and his Notes on the Work Conducted in the Theban Necropolis, 1909-1910
Marta Kaczanowicz

Bound Within a Box: Examination of Execration Figurines of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo
Tori L. Finlayson

Tewfik Boulos and the Administration of Egyptian Heritage at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century
Nora Shalaby, Ayman Damarany and Jessica Kaiser

Back to Mahal Teglinos: New Pharaonic Evidence from Eastern Sudan
Andrea Manzo

The Northern Necropolis of Gebelein in Light of Old and Current Fieldwork
Wojciech Ejsmond, Aneta Skalec and Julia M. Chyla

The Role of Graffiti Game Boards in the Understanding of an Archaeological Site: The Gebel el-Silsila Quarries
Alex de Voogt, Maria Nilsson and John Ward

From Thebes to Piramesse — and Back: on the Text History of Supplementary Chapter 166 of the Book of the Dead
Harco Willems

A Group of Unpublished Objects from a Foundation Deposit for King Thutmose III from the Temple of Amun, Djeserakhet, at Deir el-Bahari
Ahmed M. Mekawy Ouda

The dni-Measure in Ancient Egyptian Tomb Construction Projects
Rune Olsen

Thônis-Héracléion : Mémoire et Reflets de L’Histoire Saïte
Franck Goddio and Anne-Sophie von Bomhard, with a study of the ceramics by Catherine Grataloup

Commodity Branding and Textual Potmarks: Three Bread Mould Intaglios from Tell Gabbara
Sabrina R. Rampersad

A Rare Type of Isis Dolente Figurine from the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow
Olga Vasilyeva and Svetlana Malykh

The Beautiful Festival of the Valley in the Graeco-Roman Period: A Revised Perspective
Lauren Dogaer

From Limestone to Sandstone – Building Stone of Theban Architecture During the Reigns of Hatshepsut and Thutmosis III
Christina Karlshausen and Thierry De Putter

On Measuring Ancient Egyptian Architecture
Corinna Rossi

The Sarcophagus Lid of Iahirdis: British Museum EA 1640
Laurie Rouvière

Brief Communications

A New Fragment from the Amarna Royal Tomb
Rennan Lemos

A New Ushebti of the Divine Adoratrice Karomama Meritmut G, Identified in the Musée de la Princerie in Verdun (Département Meuse/France)
Jan Moje

Book Reviews

A Companion to Greco-Roman and Late Antique Egypt
Reviewed by Cary J. Martin

The Materiality of Texts from Ancient Egypt. New Approaches to the Study of Textual Material from the Early Pharaonic to the Late Antique Period
Reviewed by Ilona Regulski

New Horizons: The Pan-Grave Ceramic Tradition in Context
Reviewed by Kate Liszka

AcrossBorders I: The New Kingdom Town of Sai Island, Sector SAV1 North
Reviewed by Christian Knoblauch

Ancient Egyptian Coffins: Past – Present – Future
Reviewed by Aidan Dodson