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The tomb of three foreign wives of Tuthmosis III

Author: Christine Lilyquist; James E Hoch; A J Peden
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book results from a collaborative effort to reconstruct the fifteenth-century B.C. tomb of three foreign wives of Tuthmosis III. The text explores and documents the location of the tomb, field work conducted by The Metropolitan Museum of Art at the site in 1988, art-market finds alleged to have come from the tomb, and the wives' names and descriptions of the lives they might have led. -- Metropolitan Museum of  Read more...
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Lilyquist, Christine.
Tomb of three foreign wives of Tuthmosis III.
New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, ©2003
(OCoLC)839735387
Named Person: Thutmose, King of Egypt; Thutmose, King of Egypt.; Thutmose, King of Egypt; Thutmose, King of Egypt.; Thutmosis, Ägypten Pharao; Thutmose, King of Egypt; Pharao III ) Thutmosis (Ägypten
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christine Lilyquist; James E Hoch; A J Peden
ISBN: 1588390462 9781588390462 030010121X 9780300101218
OCLC Number: 51804663
Description: xv, 394 pages : illustrations, maps ; 36 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. The Tomb Site in the Southwest Wadys (Valleys) --
Ch. 2. Archival and Museum Documentation of Wady Qurud's Tomb 1 --
Ch. 3. Archaeological Excavations at Tomb 1 by the MMA, 1988 --
Ch. 4. Introduction to Catalogue Objects Associated with Tomb 1 --
Ch. 5. Catalogue Part A. Objects Assigned to Tomb 1 (1-165) --
Ch. 6. Catalogue Part B. Objects Less Surely Linked to Tomb 1 (166-213) --
Ch. 7. Catalogue Part C, Objects of Various Dates (214-324) --
Ch. 8. Specific Discussions and Overview --
App. 1. Graffiti in Wadys Sikket Taqet Zaid and Gabbanat El-Qurud --
App. 2. Analyses of Catalogued Metal Objects --
App. 3. Analyses of Various Glasses --
App. 4. Documentation for the Interpretation of the Gazelle Diadem.
Responsibility: Christine Lilyquist, with contributions by James E. Hoch and A.J. Peden.

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This volume is the result of a collaborative effort to reconstruct the 15th-century BC tomb of three foreign wives of Tuthmosis III, discovered and robbed by villagers near Luxor in 1916.  Read more...

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