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  • Format
    Journal Article
  • Language
    ENGLISH
  • Year Published
    1905
  • Number of Pages
    26
  • Citation Text
    Covington, Lorenzo D. "Mastaba Mount Excavations." Annales du Service des Antiquités de l'Egypte 6 (1905; reformatted pdf 2001), pp. 193-218 (reformatted: part 1, pp. 1-13, part 2, pp. 1-11).
  • Author
    Lorenzo Dow Covington, American, 1862–1935
  • Publisher
    Imprimerie de l'Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale
  • Individual - Modern
    Ibrahim Faid (Reis)

Tombs and Monuments 1

People 2

Modern People

  • Ibrahim Faid (Reis)

    • Type Individual - Modern
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Reis for Schiaparelli. The following sentences have been imposed on the Faid family for their theft of Petrie's tomb which they sold to General Maxwell: Ibrahim Faid - five years, Hamza Faid - five years, the chief of guards at Saqqara - five years, Abd-el-[Monged] Faid - three years, Abd-el-Hady Faid - three years, Son of Ibrahim Faid - two years. These people have been favorites of Maspero for over twenty-five years. Repeated protests that they were plundering the tombs which they were set to guard fell on deaf ears. It is a great satisfaction to me to see that my judgment of these men was correct and to know that a severe lesson has been given to the Kafr-el-Haram thieves. (Reisner, March 25, 1912)
  • Lorenzo Dow Covington

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1862–1935
    • Remarks né Croninger; Excavator; Excavated at Giza 1902–1903. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.

Institutions 1