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Beatrice de Cardi (1914-2016) was a British ar…

Beatrice
de Cardi
(1914-2016) was a British archaeologist, a
specialist in the area of the Persian Gulf and Pakistan. She was the world’s oldest
practicing archaeologist.

She studied at University College London
and later started working for the London Museum. She served as president of the
British Foundation for the Study of Arabia, and as Secretary for the Council
for British Archaeology.