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Details

  • Tomb Owner
    Ahmose (G 9550)
    Nakhtbasteru (G 9550)
  • Attested
    Amasis (in G 9550)
    Tashentihet (in G 9550)
  • Excavator
    (Karl) Richard Lepsius, German, 1810–1884
  • Lepsius No
    L.83
    LG 83
    Lepsius 83
  • PorterMoss Date
    Dynasty 26
  • Site Type
    Rock-cut tomb
  • Remarks
    Mastaba is on north side of and along Khafre's Causeway, northwest of the Sphinx, east of G 9600 (Lepsius 82) and west of G 9500 (Lepsius 84). Excavated by Lepsius.

Maps & Plans 2

Published Documents 2

Full Bibliography

  • Hassan, Selim. Excavations at Gîza 9: 1936-37-38. The Mastabas of the Eighth Season and their Description. Cairo: General Organisation for Government Printing Offices, 1960, folded plan, O/R-4/5, not drawn.

    Hawass, Zahi. "The Khufu Statuette: Is it an Old Kingdom Sculpture?" In Paule Posener-Kriéger, ed. Mélanges Gamal Eddin Mokhtar, vol. I. Cairo: Institut Français d'Archéologie Orientale, 1985, p. 391.

    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, pp. 289-290, plan 3.

Photos 3

People 5

Ancient People

Modern People

  • (Karl) Richard Lepsius

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