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Mahmoud Ibrahim

MIMahmoud Ibrahim obtained his Bachelor's degree in Egyptology (1998) at Cairo University, Egypt, and his Master’s degree in Egyptology and Linguistics (2006) at Basel University, Switzerland. Currently, he is pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Arabic Language and Literature (2012-2015) from the Faculty of Dar El-Ulum, Cairo University. He holds a career certificate in Translation (2010) from the American University in Cairo (AUC), and is a member of the International Association for Professional Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI).


He served as Curator (2002-2004) at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, and worked as Egyptologist (2006-2013) at the Egyptian Center for Documentation of Cultural and Natural Heritage (CULTNAT). He has been awarded a couple of scholarships in Egyptology and Linguistics under the "Fondation de l'Ecole Normmale Superieure" (2008) in Paris, the "Swiss Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students" (2004-2006) in Basel, and the "Robert Anderson Research Charitable Trust" (2003 and 2004) in the United Kingdom. He was involved in a number of research projects in the field of Egyptology such as "ISSEMM, Institutional Support to Supreme Council of Antiquities for Environmental Monitoring and Management of Cultural Heritage sites: applications to Fayoum Oases and North Saqqara Necropolis project" (2009-2010) as well as "Complete study of viticulture and oenology in the Egyptian tombs" PTDC/HIS-ARQ/112562/2009 (2010-2014) at the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal.

Most relevant publications (MI)


− Fonseca, S, Ibrahim, M., 2013. Estudio de la iconografía del vino en las tumbas privadas del antiguo Egipto : de la investigación en los archivos a la pesentación de los resultados en una web interactiva, in Actas JIA 2013 (accepted 2013) Barcelona, Universidad de Barcelona.

− Guasch-Jané, M.R., Fonseca, S., 2012. Ibrahim, M. “The ‘Irep en Kemet’ Project: documenting the corpus of wine in Ancient Egypt”, in Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference (Euromed 2012) on Cultural Heritage and Digital Libraries, Amathus (Cyprus), October 29th- November 3rd 2012, International Journal of Heritage in the Digital Area 1, 1 (2012): 181-186. Cyprus University of Technology, Unesco and EU: Essex (UK) and Cyprus. View online

− Fonseca, S., Guasch-Jané M.R., Ibrahim, M., (2012), “O vinho no Antigo Egito: uma história mediterrânea”, Revista Mundo Antigo, Ano I, Volume I, Número I: 131- 146.

− Fonseca, S, Ibrahim, M., 2012. Documentation of viticulture and winemaking in the Egyptian tombs, in Actas JIA 2011, 1 (2012): 17-22. Faro, Universidade do Algarve.

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Scenes Database

The database of the viticulture and winemaking scenes in the ancient Egyptian private tombs.

Scene BD

Bibliographic Database

The database of the bibliography about the viticulture and winemaking in ancient Egypt.

Bibliographic DB

Photographic Mision

The photographic mission to document the viticulture and winemaking scenes in the Egyptian private tombs.

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Virtual Expo

The ancient Egyptian viticulture and winemaking scenes exhibition.

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