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Frederick William Green (March 21, 1869 – 1949) was an Englishmarker Egyptologist, who worked at a number of sites throughout Egyptmarker. He was born in Londonmarker on 21 March 1869., he worked at Hierakonpolismarker (ancient Nekhen), where amongst other discoveries his team found the Narmer Palette in 1898.

He studied at Jesus Collegemarker in Cambridgemarker, continuing to study Archaeology and Egyptology under Kurt Sethe in Gottingenmarker and Strasbourgmarker and then excavated sites in and around Egypt with Flinders Petrie and Somers Clarke. He worked with James Quibell at Hirakonpolis from 1897 to 1898 (and alone in 1899).

He later excavated at Eileithyiaspolis with Clarke and Archibald Sayce from 1901 to 1902. He surveyed the topography and monuments of Nubia in 1906 and 1909 to 1910. Nearing the end of his career Green led the Mond excavation of the Bucheum at Armantmarker from 1929 to 1930. He was the Honorary Keeper of the Antiquities at the Fitzwilliam Museummarker in Cambridge, from 1908 to 1949.

He died in Great Shelfordmarker, Cambridgeshire in 1949.


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