Reqaqnah site 40: 'steps cut in the desert'

Scope and Content

Image of steps leading to the tomb at site R40. The steps were cut from the ground of the desert below a set of mud brick steps. Album print labelled 'steps cut in the desert R40' and 'pl.6'. '31' and 'A16' are written on the back of the print.

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Under copyright until 2026. The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The top of the stairway can be seen in JG/R/1/25.


Published in Garstang, (1904), Tombs of the Third Egyptian Dynasty at Reqaqnah and Bet Khallaf, (Constable, London), pl. 6, entitled 'Continued in steps cut in the desert'.