OMAN
2001 - 2002

Jørgen Christian Meyer
Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion
University of Bergen - Norway

This photo collection is a product of fieldwork in Oman in January/February 2001 and January/February 2002.
The aim of the fieldwork was a visit the Bronze and Iron Age sites of Oman in connection with the joint research program,
Trade, migration and cultural change in the Indian Ocean, at the Department of History, University of Bergen,
financed by the Norwegian Research Council. The collection is not only archaeological, but also ethnographical and geographical.



Muscat region

Map Muscat Mutrah Quriat
Wadi al Khawd:
Falej - Wadi al Khawd Al Khawd Fanja Tawi Mansur

Gharbi region - West of Muscat

Map Wadi Bani Kharus - Al Awabi Barka Hubra Nakhl

Nizwa region

Map Nizwa
Bahla district and west of Bahla:
Bahla Al Hamra Ghul Al Jabal al Akhdar Jabrin Bisyah Al Ayn Bat Al Saif (Ibri)

Ibra region

Map Ibra Wahiba Sands Al Busaid Al Qabil Tawi Siliam Al Khasbah Lisq Maysar Samad
East Hajar:
Hajar Mountains An Niba Al Yahlah

Jaalan region

Map Sur Bu Hassan Al Kamil Jaalan interior
East coast:
East coast Ras Al Khabbah Ras Al Jinz
Northern Jaalan:
Al Hadd Ras Al Hadd Khawr al Jaramah

North coast Shiya

Salalah region

Map Salalah
West of Salalah:
Between Salalah and Al Mughsail Al Mughsail Raysut
East of Salalah:
Between Salalah and Khor Rouri Taqa Khor Rouri

Oman. Miscellaneous


Some of the photographs under "Miscellaneous" were taken by Anne Bang, Department of History, Bergen,
and Donald J. Bosch (M.D. F.A.C.S.), Cambridge, NY USA (netfishing) in 1960.

All photographs are subject to existing copyright laws.
High resolution copies may be obtained, subject to approval by the photographers, by contacting:

Prof. Dr. phil.
Jørgen Christian Meyer
Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion
University of Bergen
Norway
Homesite: Ancient History, University of Bergen