A Comparison of Body Orientations

Appendix D

After Mortensen 1988:

Site

Date

Head

Face

Side

Minshat Abu Omar

Naqada II-III

N

W

R

 

Merimde (phase 1)

 

SE

NE

R

 

Omari Settlement

Naqada I

S

W

L

El Harageh

Naqada II

S

W

L

 

Heliopolis

Naqada I-II a/b

S

E

R

Maadi North

Naqada II?

S

E

R

Wadi Digla

Naqada I-II a/b

S

E

R

 

Maadi North

Naqada II?

N

E/W

L/R

Wadi Digla

Naqada I-IIa/b

N

E/W

L/R

Tura

Naqada II-III

N

E/W

L/R

 

Tura

Naqada II-III

S

E/W

L/R

 

Helwan

Naqada III – 2nd D

N/S

E/W

L

 

Saqqara

1st Dynasty

N

E

L

El Harageh

Naqada II

N

E

L

 

Abusir el Maleq

Naqada II-III

NE

E

L

 

El Gerzeh

Naqada IIc-d

N

E

L/R

 

El Gerzeh

Naqada IIc-d

S

E

L/R

Tarkhan

Naqada III – beginning 2nd D

S

E

L/R

 

Tarkhan

Naqada III – beginning 2nd D

N

W

L/R