Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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Supporting documentation made by Howard Carter and
members of the excavation team
Burial Chamber with objects in situ, Carter MSS. i.G.31
Howard Carter's notes made in preparation of the complete publication
of the tomb.
Maps, plans and drawings of the tomb of Tutankhamun
(part of Carter MSS. i.G, complete list for this group
Alfred Lucas's notes on conservation of objects from the tomb of
account of the examination of Tutankhamun's mummy
by Dr D. Derry and Dr Saleh Bey Hamdi, and his drawings of items found on
A Gallery of drawings made by Carter during the
examination of Tutankhamun's mummy.
Howard Carter's copies of A. H. Gardiner's
recordings of inscriptions on some objects from the tomb of Tutankhamun.
Carter's Notebook TAA i.2.7
Notes on various aspects of the tomb and its contents, filed with
Some other material connected with the tomb of Tutankhamun and Howard
- Howard Carter's maps and plans, Carter MSS. i.G,
a complete list of maps and plans made by Carter including
those for the tomb of Tutankhamun (see above).
- Miscellaneous papers, Carter MSS. vi-viii
including autobiographical notes.
- An incomplete draft of the lecture on
La tumba de Tut.ankh.Amen. La sepultura del rey y la cripta
interior, given by Howard Carter in Madrid in 1928.
- Online publication of notes, drawings and
photographs of furniture from the tomb of Tutankhamun, made by
- Some thoughts inspired by a current
exhibition: 'Tutankhamun: His Tomb and Treasures' (Brno, October 16,
2008 - March 15, 2009). (By Jaromir Malek)
- An audio podcast recording of the lecture on Howard Carter's
excavation records of the tomb of Tutankhamun, given by Jaromir
Malek at the University of Oxford Alumni Weekend on 19
September 2008, is now available from
Click on 'Central Administration', Alumni Weekend 2008 and 'show media items'.
Concept & Direction: Jaromir
Design: Jonathan Moffett
Scanning, transcription and
Elizabeth Fleming, Diana Magee, Kent Rawlinson, Lindsay Allen, Alison Hobby,
Jenni Navratil, Hana Navrátilová,
Ana I. Jimenez, Andrew Hogan, Jaromir Malek
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