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Roughly square mud-brick structure, likely a brick-lined shaft dug down near the center of the leveled area north of Lepsius 20-21 and south of ABC 86 in the central sector of the Abu Bakr Cemetery.


  • Excavator
    Abdel Moneim Youssef Abu Bakr, 1907–1976
    Edward Brovarski
  • Site Type
    Shafts only (no superstructure)
  • Remarks
    Around ABC 43 are a number of small intrusive, mud-brick lined burial shafts (ABC 49, 48, 44, 54, 82, 42) cut into the upper surface of the original “mastaba.”

Full Bibliography

  • Brovarski 2018

People 2

Modern People

  • Abdel Moneim Youssef Abu Bakr

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates 1907–1976
    • Remarks Egyptian Egyptologist.
  • Edward Brovarski

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Egyptologist and co-director of the Cairo University-Brown University Excavations (CBE) in the Abu Bakr Cemetery.