Hieratic Inscriptions from the Quarry at Qurna: an interim Report

Shin-ichi Nishimoto, Sakuji Yoshimura, and Jiro Kondo

Hieratic inscriptions in a Theban quarry north of the road to the Valley of the Kings were first noticed by Petrie. It has subsequently been shown that stone from this quarry was used for the construction of the mortuary temple of Amenhotep III. This article presents drawings and photographs of graffiti noted during recent examination of the site.

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Nishimoto, S., Yoshimura, Y. and Kondo, J. 'Hieratic Inscriptions from the Quarry at Qurna: an interim Report', BMSAES 1 (2002), 14-25 http://www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/bmsaes/issue1/nishimoto.html

The authors are all from the Institute of Egyptology at Waseda University. Contact email: nishimot@mn.waseda.ac.jp