German archaeologists in al-Khashbah, Sharqiya Region

German Archaeology team

German Archaeology team, © German Embassy

19.04.2018 - Article

German archaeologists reveal more secrets of Oman’s oldest known monumental building in al-Khashbah, Sharqiya Region. 5000 years ago, construction required huge collective efforts by an entire community and advanced technical know-how to move huge stone boulders to build the external wall. Team leader Dr Conrad Schmidt from Tübingen University on April  16, 2018 gave a talk at the German Embassy with details of the  nine week excavation campaign 2018.


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