Posted by Kate Phizackerley on Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Jane Akshar and a guest have just visited this Theban noble's tomb to photograph the outside. See for photos and explanatory text:

http://luxor-news.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/tt39-puimre-or-puyemra.html

Posted by Kate Phizackerley on Tuesday, October 30, 2012

It seems that this is a different Nebamun ...

Posted by Kate Phizackerley on Sunday, October 28, 2012

There is a paper in German:
http://www.dainst.org/sites/default/files/media/abteilungen/kairo/projekte/rundbrief_2011.pdf?ft=all

On Andrea Byrnes' Facebook page, Kento Zenihiro comments:

They found about 100 examples of a cone, which had been registered as # 66 by Norman de G. Davies and M. F. Laming Macadam, in the heaps of the collapsed facade of the recently-found Saff tomb K10.1 which is located on Dra Abul Naga (They have not shown the map so I do not know the exact location but it must be near TT 232 and the pyramid of Nebkheperre-Antef).

Note that M. Betro and P. D. Vesco working at nearby tomb (TT 14) had already identified this cone to be of that Nebamun (Cf. Betro and Vesco (2010). Un cono funerario dall'area di M.I.D.A.N.05 a Dra Abu el-Naga e il problem della tomba perduta di Nebamon. Egitto e vicino Oriente, 33, 5-16).

Posted by Kate Phizackerley on Saturday, October 27, 2012



Kento Zenihiro (of cones fame) has reported rumours on Facebook that the lost Tomb of Nebamun has been rediscovered.  The tomb (if found) has already been stripped of its reliefs: many are in the British Museum already.  Nonetheless, re-finding the tomb would be welcome and might give better context to the BM reliefs.

I am just off out but will try to investigate later.

Posted by Kate Phizackerley on Friday, October 19, 2012


Between being away and a few days ill in bed, I have not have chance to post so I thought I would share now I am back one of the photos I took in Colmar of a stela which many people might not have seen. 

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