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  • Excavator
    (Karl) Richard Lepsius, German, 1810–1884
  • Lepsius No
    LG 71
    L.71
  • PorterMoss Date
    Dynasty 5-6
  • Site Type
    Rock-cut tomb
  • Shafts
    chapel; 1 shaft; other shafts not recorded
  • Remarks
    Rock-cut tomb north of G 7710 and partly under G 7523, on west side of courtyard with doorway facing go east.

Finds 2

Excavation Diary Pages 6

  • Vol.36.p.1004

    • Diary page dates 05/20/1940; 05/29/1940
  • Vol.36.p.1005

    • Diary page dates 05/29/1940; 05/30/1940; 05/31/1940
  • Vol.36.p.1006

    • Diary page dates 06/04/1940; 06/05/1940; 06/06/1940; 06/07/1940; 06/08/1940; 06/09/1940
  • Vol.36.p.1007

    • Diary page dates 06/10/1940 through 06/17/1940
  • Vol.36.p.1009

    • Diary page dates 08/31/1940 through 11/02/1940
  • Vol.36.p.1010

    • Diary page dates 11/03/1940 through 12/12/1940

Maps & Plans 7

Drawings 3

Published Documents 1

Unpublished Documents 9

Full Bibliography

  • Bothmer, Bernard V. Egypt 1950: My First Visit. Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2003, p. 140.

    Lepsius, Denkmaeler 1, fig. 26.

    Lepsius, Denkmaeler Text 1, p. 90.

    Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974, p. 211, plan 18.

    Reisner, George A. A History of the Giza Necropolis 1. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1942, pp. 233-234, fig. 139 [bottom].

    Reisner, unpublished manuscript, Box M 3, Description of Cemetery G 7000, p. 432.

Photos 28

People 1

Modern People

  • (Karl) Richard Lepsius

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates German, 1810–1884
    • Remarks Egyptologist. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.