Site archéologique de Tegdaoust

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Site archéologique de Tegdaoust is part of the Tentative list of Mauritania in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The archaeological site of Tegdaoust is a tell that is linked to the trade and metallurgical industry of gold, iron and copper. It was inhabited between the 8th and 13th centuries. Mud-brick and stone structures have been excavated. Tegdaoust was strategically located between the Maghreb and the Sub-Saharan countries.

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Full Name
Site archéologique de Tegdaoust
Country
Mauritania
Added
2001
Type
Cultural
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2001 Added to Tentative List

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