of Angkor Archaeological Project is a multi-disciplinary research project
being undertaken by the University of Otago Department of Anthropology
and the Fine Arts Department of Thailand. The aim of the project is to
assess the seminal aspects of the social, cultural and technological development
in the Mun River valley of Northeast Thailand. Four sites have been excavated,
a Bronze Age site Ban Lum Khao, and three Iron
Age sites, Non Muang Kao , Noen
U-Loke. and Prasat Phimai. In addition, recent excavations at Phum
Snay and Baksei Chamkrong have begun to
shed light on the previously poorly understood prehistory of northern Cambodia.
This work has been completed with the assistance of Earthwatch
their volunteers. In the 2002 field season, The Origins of Angkor Project
began investigations at a new site in Northeast Thailand, Ban
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