After Tut'ankhamun: Research and Excavation in the Royal Necropolis at Thebes

After Tut'ankhamun: Research and Excavation in the Royal Necropolis at Thebes

by Reeves
     
 

Fourteen leading Egyptologists, all delegates to the International Conference on the Valley of the Kings (Highclere Castle, June 1990), are contributors to this important collection of papers. Commissioned to mark the 75th anniversary of the start of work in the royal burial ground by the fifth Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter, the contributions present an… See more details below

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Fourteen leading Egyptologists, all delegates to the International Conference on the Valley of the Kings (Highclere Castle, June 1990), are contributors to this important collection of papers. Commissioned to mark the 75th anniversary of the start of work in the royal burial ground by the fifth Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter, the contributions present an up-to-date review of the developments in excavation, mapping and research in the Valley.

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ISBN-13:
9780710304063
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/01/1992
Series:
Studies in Egyptology Ser.
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
9.84(w) x 7.87(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Plates
Text Figures
Foreword
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
Introduction1
Royal Mummies of the Eighteenth Dynasty: A Biologic and Egyptological Approach2
Some Observations Concerning Uninscribed Tombs in the Valley of the Kings21
An Interim Report on Work in KV 39, September-October 198928
A Preliminary Report on the Re-clearance of the Tomb of Amenophis III41
Akhenaten and Nefernefruaten in the Tomb of Tutankhamun55
Royal Figures from Tutankhamun's Tomb: their Historical Usefulness73
The Sarcophagus in the Tomb of Tutankhamun85
Zum Grab Sethos I. in seinem ursprunglichen Zustand91
The Theban Mapping Project and Work in KV 599
The Tomb of Merenptah and its Sarcophagi122
Bemerkungen zu den neu gefundenen Daten im Grab der Konigin Twosre (KV 14) im Tal der Konige von Theben141
The Structure of the Decoration in the Tomb of Ramesses IX165
Aspects of the History of the Valley of the Kings in the Third Intermediate Period186
List of participants and invited guests207

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