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 III Opened November 23, 2000
Vases Click image to see enlargements
Plate XLVI: Some of the vases (mostly fragmentary)
found in KV 35.
Funerary Papyri Click image to see enlargements
Plate XLI, #24742: Papyrus identified by Daressy as The Book of Caverns. It was found in a hollow statue
(see #24619 below.) Length: 2m. 22cent.
Plate XLII, #24619: Continuation of above papyrus. Length: 2m. 22cent.
Plate XXXIII (detail): Hollow mummiform
statuette in which Papyrus #24619
(see above) was found.