Excavations at the prehistoric burial tumulus of Lofkënd in Albania

A collaboration of the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, The International Center for Albanian Archaeology, and The Institute of Archaeology, Tirana

Co-directors: Lorenc Bejko, Sarah P. Morris and John K. Papadopoulos

Excavations at Lofkënd have been generously funded by:
The Steinmetz Family Foundation, the Kress Foundation, the Mellon Foundation,
The Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, and the Ahmanson Fund

The tumulus of Lofkënd and its landscape from the Gjanica River valley, looking north
Aerial view of the Lofkënd tumulus at the end of the 2005 season, from north-northeast

Löfkend Archaeological Project 2005 Team Photo