Entrance to Tutankhamun's tomb in the Valley of the Kings, Thebes

RIBApix ref no RIBA27558
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
CountryEgypt
CityThebes
Subject Date-1339
Image Date1930
ViewExterior
StyleEgyptian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceDK/E/90/1 (DKN/E/186)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The tomb, which lies in an area that was not normally used for royal burials in the Valley centre, was discovered by Howard Carter on 4th November 1922.

Subject tags

tombs, archaeological sites, archaeologists