Raiders of KV 46 How thorough were the robbers who plundered the tomb of
Yuya and Tuyu? How many times was the tomb robbed, and what were the thieves
after? This study of post interment activity in KV 46 provides some answers.
Special KV 55 Section
Follow the trail of the missing treasures from mysterious KV 55.
Special Section: An
Audience With Amenophis II Journey
once more with Pierre Loti as he explores the shadowy chambers of KV 35 in the
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Background Image: Wall scene from the tomb of Ramesses II (KV 7.) From Karl
Richard Lepsius, Denkmäler (Berlin: 1849-1859.)
A Selection of Objects
from the Tomb of
Gallery II Opened November 23, 2000
Click images to see enlargements
Plate XLVIII: Model funerary boats in which
would sail through the Underworld.
Plate XLIX: Detail of
Plate LIV: Magical oars.
Canopic Equipment Click images to see enlargements
Plate L: Reconstructed canopic chest of Amenhotep
with two anthropomorphic canopic jar lids.
Plate XXVI: Cartonnage funerary mask
which was placed over mummiform embalmed
viscera (see below.)