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KV13
Location Valley of the Kings
Coordinates 25°44′21.2″N 32°35′58.4″E
Discovery 1988
Excavation Hartwig Altenmüller (1988-1994)
Status Closed to the public
Dynasty 19th Dynasty
20th Dynasty
Occupants Bay
Mentuherkhepeshef
Amunherkhepeshef
Type Rock-cut tomb
Layout Straight axis
Features Steps & corridors
Decoration Book of the Dead
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KV13 is a rock-cut tomb located in the Valley of the Kings in Egypt. It was contructed for the burial of the noble Bay of the Nineteenth Dynasty, but later reused by princes Mentuherkhepeshef and Amunherkhepeshef of the Twentieth Dynasty.

References[]

  • Reeves, N & Wilkinson, R.H. The Complete Valley of the Kings, 1996, Thames and Hudson, London.
  • Siliotti, A. Guide to the Valley of the Kings and to the Theban Necropolises and Temples, 1996, A.A. Gaddis, Cairo.

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