The Name of the Dead: Tutankhamun Translated (Paperback)
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Short Description for The Name of the Dead This is a complete guide to what the hieroglyph-inscribed objects found when Howard Carter opened Tutankhamun's tomb actually mean. The book is ordered by location, with sections on the Antechamber, the Burial Chamber, the Treasury and the Annex.
- Published: 01 January 1979
- Format: Paperback 129 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780920808009 ISBN 10: 092080800X
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Full description for The Name of the Dead
This is a guide to the meaning of the hieroglyph-inscribed objects found in tutankhamun's tomb. The list is ordered by location, with sections on the antechamber, burial chamber, the treasury and the annex. Each object from these locations is shown in line-drawing with indications of where the hieroglphs are written. Then the hieroglyphs are transcribed, translated and commented upon.