Series TAA iii.47.1.1-5 - "The Murder of King Tut"

Identity area

Reference code

TAA iii.47.1.1-5


"The Murder of King Tut"


  • 2010 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

6 comic books

Context area

Name of creator


Name of creator


Name of creator

Name of creator


Name of creator

Name of creator

(23 April 1869 - 7 August 1949)

Archival history

Acquired in an online auction by Elizabeth Fleming in 2014.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Presented by Elizabeth Fleming in July 2021.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

  • A complete set of 5 comic books, including two copies of #1 featuring alternative cover illustrations
  • James Patterson, The Murder of King Tut.
    • Adaptation of the novel The Murder of King Tut by James Patterson and Martin Dugard, set in the time of Tutankhamun and follows Howard Carter's search for the King's tomb.
  • IDW Publishing, San Diego.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright James Patterson and IDW Publishing.

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

  • 26 x 16.8 cm

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places