Carter and Carnarvon opening the Burial Chamber

Harry Burton

 
Carter and Carnarvon opening the Burial Chamber
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 22cm x 29cm

Description

Egypt. Thebes. Valley of the Kings. KV 62. Tutankhamun. The Antechamber. One of only two images showing Howard Carter (on the left) and Lord Carnarvon together in Tutankhamun's tomb; they stand in the partially dismantled doorway (Carter no. 028) between the Antechamber and the Burial Chamber. Lord Carnarvon died less than two months after this photograph was taken.

Image Details

Artist
 
Date
 
Friday, 16th February 1923
Accession Number
 
p0291
Material
 
28

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