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Saqia Cave

Cave   geoscience, archaeology   E 33.90472, N 26.32887  


Saqia Cave is located around 11 km northwest of Sodmein Cave in the same limestone ridge of Djebel Duwi. The cave is subject of the geoarchaeological research of the CRC 806. Of special interest is the dating of speleothems (flowstone under investigation) in this cave.


  • Spring campaign subproject A1 (2010)

    First geoarchaeological investigations
  • Autumn campaign subproject A1 (2010)

    Archaeological test excavation and geo-sampling
  • Spring campaign subproject A1 (2014)


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