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Tombs of the South Asasif NecropolisThebes, Karakhamun (TT 223), and Karabasken (TT 391) in the Twenty-fifth Dynasty$
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Elena Pischikova

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9789774166181

Published to Cairo Scholarship Online: September 2014

DOI: 10.5743/cairo/9789774166181.001.0001

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Karakhamun Revisited: Some Remarks on the Architecture of TT 223

Karakhamun Revisited: Some Remarks on the Architecture of TT 223

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(p.109) 7 Karakhamun Revisited: Some Remarks on the Architecture of TT 223
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Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis
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Dieter Eigner

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American University in Cairo Press
DOI:10.5743/cairo/9789774166181.003.0008

Eigner revisits and builds on earlier work done on Karakhamun's tomb in the 1970s, through the new excavations of the South Asasif Project. He presents a plan of the tomb, as well as section drawings, and a detailed discussion of the decoration and architectural features of the tomb. He draws comparisons to other relevant tombs, such as TT 37 Hawra and TT 390 Irtieru, and explains how they follow the principles of temple architecture.

Keywords:   Karakhamun, Architectural features, Tombs, Decoration, Excavation

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