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Sie sind hier: Startseite Associated Members Doctoral Students Raffaele Ranieri, M.A.

Raffaele Ranieri, MA

PhD Candidte

 
 
 

Project:

The wheel thrown pottery in Southern Bilad-al-Sham (cc. XII-XIII): production and consumption. The case-study of Shawbak (Southern Jordan)    

 

Academic Education 

  • 2017 in progress: PhD candidate at the Bonn International Graduate School – Oriental and Asian
    Studies, University of Bonn (Supervisor: Pro. Dr. Bethany J. Walker).
  • 2016 - 2017: Post degree specialization school in Archaeology (Late Antiquity and Medieval
    Archaeology) at University of Florence
  • 2016 (Academic Year 2014-2015): MA degree in Medieval Archaeology at University of Florence.
    Thesis title: Pottery production and distribution in crusader-ayyubid southern Transjordan (cc. 12 - 13): the stratigraphic observatory of Shawbak, with 110/110 cum laude.
  • 2011 (Academic Year 2009-2010): BA degree in Medieval Archaeology (Islamic pottery) With 105/110, University of Florence.
 

Archaeological Work Experience (Field Work)

  • Stratigraphic excavation on the medieval site of Shawbak, Maan, Jordan, within the research project Petra „medievale‟ archeologia degli insediamenti di età crociato-ayyubide in Transgiordania. Period: Oct- Nov 2012-2013; Oct-Nov 2015-2018. Role: CERAMOLOGIST and FIELD SUPERVISOR. (Project director: Prof. Guido Vannini, University of Florence).
  • Stratigraphic excavation on the medieval site of Till Hisban, Madaba, Jordan. Period: June-July 2018 Role: SQUARE SUPERVISOR. (Project directors: Prof. Dr. Osteyn La Bianca, St. Andrews University; Prof. Dr. Bethany J. Walker, University of Bonn).
  • Stratigraphic excavation and Archaeological Survey on the late bronze age site of Husakli Hoyuk, Yozgat, Turkey. Period: Sept 2008, 2009, 2012; July-Aug 2013. Role: FINDS and FIELD ASSISTANT; Sept 2010, role: topographical survey SUPERVISOR (use of total station). (Project director: Prof. Stefania Mazzoni, University of Florence).
  • Stratigraphic excavation on the medieval site of Montaccianico, Scarperia, Florence,Italy. Period: july-aug 2008-2009-2010 Role: FINDS and FIELD ASSISTANT; July-Aug 2011-2012-2013. Role: FINDS SUPERVISOR; July-Aug 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018. Role: FINDS and FIELD SUPERVISOR. (Project director: Prof. Guido Vannini, University of Florence).
  • Stratigraphic excavation on the medieval burial site of Stribugliano, Arcidosso, Grosseto, Italy. Period: Jun-Jul 2016 Role: FINDS and FIELD SUPERVISOR. (Project director: Prof. Michele Nucciotti, University of Florence).
  • Stratigraphic excavation on the medieval site of Castel Vaiolo, Arcidosso, Grosseto, Italy. Period: July-Aug 2007, 2008, 2011. Role: FINDS and FIELD ASSISTANT; July-Aug 2011: FIELD SUPERVISOR. Seasons 2014 – 2015: FINDS SUPERVISOR. (Project director: Prof. Michele Nucciotti, University of Florence).
  • Landscape Archaeology and Light Archeology analysis (masonry stratigraphy) on the medieval town of Scarperia, Florence, Italy. Period: April-June 2011. Role: FIELD ASSISTANT. (Project director: Prof. Guido Vannini, University of Florence, Supervisor: Dr. Chiara Marcotulli).
  • Landscape Archaeology and Light Archeology analysis (masonry stratigraphy) in the historic centre of Florence, Italy. Period: March-June 2012-2013. Role: FIELD ASSISTANT. (Project director:Prof. Guido Vannini, University of Florence, Supervisor: Dr. Chiara Marcotulli).
  • Preventive Archaeology in the historic centre of Prato, Italy, Role: FIELD ASSISTANT. (Projectdirector: Archaeological Cooperative Society Laboratori Archeologici San Gallo).
  • Preventive Archaeology in the centre of Sesto Fiorentino, Italy. Period: July 2017. Role: FIELD ASSISTANT. (Project director: Archaeological Cooperative Society ARA)
 

Teaching experience:

  • Lecturer (three seminars course: The crusader Signoria of Transjordan (c. 12th). An archaeological approach) for the Studium Universale at the University of Bonn.Period: the Summersemester 2018.
  • Seminar on Production and Consumption of Medieval Pottery in Tuscany (secc XIII – XV), within the BA course of Medieval Archaeology, Professor Dr. Michele Nucciotti, University of Florence. Period: Summer Semester 2017.
 

Tutorial Work Experience:

  • Laboratory of Material Culture: analysis on findings from the sites of Shawbak, Ma’an, Jordan and Montaccianico, Scarperia, Florence, Italy, within the research projects Petra „medievale‟ and Progetto Montaccianico. Period: January- June 2012-2017. Role: TUTOR. (Projects director: Prof. Guido Vannini, University of Florence; Supervisor: Dr. Elisa Pruno).
  • Laboratory of archaeobotanical findings from the site of Castel Vaiolo, Arcidosso, Grosseto, Italy, within the research project Produzione edilizia e gestione del potere nell‟Amiata del Medioevo. Period: 2011-2012-2013. Role: TUTOR. (Project director: Prof. Michele Nucciotti, University of Florence).
   

Museum and other Works Experience

  • Technical/organizing secretary staff supervisor for the 14th ICHAJ (International conference on the History and Archaeology of Jordan), 21th-25th Jenury 2019.
  • Intern at town museums service office of Florence
    Ufficio Servizio Musei Comunali, via Ghibellina 30, 50122 Firenze
    Direzione Cultura Comune di Firenze. Period: Sept-Oct 2012 (100 hours internship). Role: management assistant. (Supervisor: Dr. Laura Longo)
 

List of Publications

  • MARCOTULLI C., PRUNO E., RANIERI R., in press, The Material Culture in Shawbak between Crusaders, Ayyubid and Mamluks: the case-study of Hospitaller‟s Chapel, in B. Walker & A. Al Ghouz (eds.): Living with Nature and Things?
  • PRUNO E. – RANIERI R., in press, Medieval Pottery in Southern Jordan: The case-study of HMW in Shawbak castle, «SHAJ, 13».
  • PRUNO E. – RANIERI R., 2017, Ceramiche da cucina nella Transgiordania meridionale (secc. XII – XIII): l‟osservatorio stratigrafico di Shawbak, «Temporis Signa: Archeologia della tarda antichità e del medioevo, vol. XI»
  • ELISA PRUNO, RAFFAELE RANIERI, 2016, Shawbak all‟arrivo di Baldovino: i contesti ceramici, in Paul Arthur (edited by), Atti VII congresso nazionale di archeologia medievale (SAMI), Lecce, September 9th- 12th 2015, Borgo San Lorenzo.
  • NUCCIOTTI M., RANIERI R. et al., 2016, Tra Amiata e Maremma nel medioevo: archeologia della società rurale a Stribugliano (secoli x-xiv), «Notiziario Toscana 11, 2015 [2016], pp. 441-455».
  • RAFFAELE RANIERI, 2013, Ceramic basins (“Bacini ceramici”) from Islamic world to Italy (10th – 13th century AD): distribution and chronology, in Bombardieri L., D’Agostino A., Guarducci G., Orsi V., Valentini S. (edited by), SOMA 2012: Identity and Connectivity. Proceedings of the 16th Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology, Florence, Italy, 1–3 March 2012, volume II.

Conferences/Lectures (relator/author)

  • The Wheel Thrown Pottery in Southern Bilad-a-Sham (cc. 12-13): Production and distribution. The case- study of Shawbak (Southern Jordan). First results. (lecture at the Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg, Bonn, Germany).
    18/09/2018
  • The Wheel Thrown Pottery in Southern Bilad-a-Sham (cc. 12-13): Production and distribution. The case- study of Shawbak (Southern Jordan). (lecture at the Annemarie Schimmel Kolleg, Bonn, Germany). 18/12/2017
  • Material Culture Methods in the Middle Islamic Period (International Conference) Bonn, Germany, 8th – 10th Dicember, 2017
    Chiara Marcotulli - Elisa Pruno – Raffaele Ranieri, The material Culture in Shawbak between Crusaders, Ayyubids and Mamluks: the case-study of the Hospitaller Chapel.
  • 13th ICHAJ (International Conference on the History and Archaeology of Jordan)
    Amman, Jordan, 21st – 26th May, 2016
    Elisa Pruno – Raffaele Ranieri, Medieval Pottery in South Jordan (The Case Study of HMPW in Shawbak Castle).
  • 16th SOMA (International Symposium on Mediterranean Archaeology) Florence, Italy, March 1st – 3rd 2012. Raffaele Ranieri, Ceramic basins (“Bacini ceramici”) from Islamic world to Italy (10th – 13th century AD): distribution and chronology.
 

Languages

  • Italian (native)
  • English (good level)
  • German (elementary level)
  • Spanish (beginner level: reading, understanding)
  • French (beginner level: reading, understanding)

 

 

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