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Michael Müller-Karpe

Michael Müller-Karpe, German archaeologist, researcher. Recipient scholarship for Iraq German Academic Exchange Service, 1979. Member History Society Oberursel (board directors 1973-1974), American Institute for Yemeni Studies, Deutsche Orient-Gesellschaft.

Background

  • Müller-Karpe, Michael was born on February 4, 1955 in Munich. Son of Hermann and Renate (Ausfeld) M.-K.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Heidelberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1987.

    Career

    • Curator Vortaunus Museum, Oberursel, Federal Republic Germany, 1973-1974. Member Uruk-Warka expedition German Institute Archaeology, Baghdad, Iraq, 1974-1975, member Merimde expedition Cairo, 1977. Head Tell Uqair expedition University Heidelberg and State Organization Antiquities, Iraq, 1978.

      Head exhibition Uruk-Warka Collection, Heidelberg, Federal Republic Germany, since 1985. Member Oman expedition German Minining Museum, Bochum, Federal Republic Germany, 1988.

    Works

    • Author: Metal Vessels in Iraq, 1987, Graves in the Shaghi Derb, 1990.

    Membership

    Member History Society Oberursel (board directors 1973-1974), American Institute for Yemeni Studies, Deutsche Orient-Gesellschaft.

    Connections

    • Married Sárika Petrás, December 17, 1985. Children: Monika, Zoltán, Madlena.
    • father: Hermann M.-K.
    • mother: Renate (Ausfeld) M.-K.
    • spouse: Sárika Petrás
    • children: Monika Müller-Karpe
    • Zoltán Müller-Karpe
    • Madlena Müller-Karpe
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    Born February 4, 1955
    (age 62)
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    • 1987
      University Heidelberg
    • 1973 - 1974
      Curator Vortaunus Museum
      Oberursel, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1974 - 1975
      member, Uruk-Warka expedition German Institute Archaeology
      Baghdad, Iraq, Iraq
    • 1978
      head, Tell Uqair expedition University Heidelberg and State Organization Antiquities
      Iraq
    • 1985
      head, exhibition Uruk-Warka Collection
      Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia

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