- 1922 in archaeology
1922in archaeologyinvolved some significant events.
4 November: Howard Carterdiscovers Tutankhamun's tomb.
* First excavations of
Neolithicremains at Windmill Hill
* Excavations at
Urby the British Museumand the University of Pennsylvanialed by Charles Leonard Woolleybegin
* Excavations at
Euphrates, site of Dura-Europos by Franz Cumont.
Aerial surveyof archaeological sites in south western England by Alexander Keillerand O. G. S. Crawford
Venus of Lespugue
12 July: Michael Ventris, co-decypherer of Linear B
19 November: Yuri Knorozov, epigrapher of Maya hieroglyphics
Kim Won-yong, Father of Korean Archaeology and Seoul National Universityprofessor (d. 1993)
November 23— Eduard Seler, German Mesoamericanist (b. 1849)
List of years in archaeology
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