British academy

British Academy Fellows

Record for: CURTIS, Dr John, OBE

Post: CEO of Iran Heritage Foundation; Formerly Keeper of Middle East Department, British Museum

Specialisms: Central and Inner Asia, Levant, Iraq and/or Iran; Archaeology of the Ancient Near East, Archaeology

Principal publications:
An Examination of Late Assyrian Metalwork with Special Reference to Nimrud, Oxford and Oakville 2013
The Balawat Gates of Ashurnasirpal II (edited with N. Tallis), London 2008
Forgotten Empire: the World of Ancient Persia (with N. Tallis), London 2005
Excavations at Khirbet Khatuniyeh (with A.R. Green), London 1997
Art and Empire: Treasures from Assyria in the British Museum (edited with J.E. Reade), London 1995
Excavations at Qasrij Cliff and Khirbet Qasrij, London 1989

Elected to the Fellowship: 2003 § H7

Website:

http://www.britishmuseum.org/about_us/departments/staff/middle_east/john_curtis.aspx