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Abydos, tomb 840

date: late Middle Kingdom (about 2025-1700 BC) (?)

(for the selection of objects in the tomb compare: burial customs)

a shaft tomb with chamber


Also found in this tomb: '5 canopic jars with modeled lids'; 'inscribed coffin with 'white inlay' and blue beads. The tomb was disturbed.

Excavated by Petrie in 1925, not yet published


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