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Nokalakevi, Georgia: potential in ruins | Grant | Archaeology International

Nokalakevi, Georgia: potential in ruins

Kathryn Grant, Chris Russel


Global attention has focused on Georgia as a result of the recent political and military conflict. However, the country also has a rich archaeological heritage which is little known in the West. The Anglo-Georgian Expedition to Nokalakevi (AGEN), set up in 2000, aims to explore the archaeology of a major site that was occupied from at least the 8th century BC to recent times. It also offers training to Georgian archaeologists and international students and outreach work to the local community. In this article two British members of AGEN describe the aims of the project and some of the results of recent field seasons.

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How to cite: Grant, K and Russel, C 2008. Nokalakevi, Georgia: potential in ruins. Archaeology International 11:49-53, DOI:

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Published on 1 September 2008.

ISSN: 2048-4194 | Published by Ubiquity Press | Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.