Item Petrie MSS 5.5.23a [upper left] - [457] Hill of rock tombs, East of great Pyramid.

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Petrie MSS 5.5.23a [upper left]


[457] Hill of rock tombs, East of great Pyramid.


  • 1881-1882 (Creation)

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Giza (Gîza). Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) and East Field rock-cut tombs.
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'Hill of rock tombs, East of great Pyramid.
Arab village in foreground'

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford

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-Quirke, Stephen, Hidden hands: Egyptian workforces in Petrie excavation archives 1880-1924 (2010) (OEB 165001), fig. 9.2 on p. 272.

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