KV8

   The tomb of Merenptah of Dynasty 19 in the Valley of the Kings. It has been stood open since antiquity. It was seen by traveler RichardPocockeduring his visit to the valley in 1738. It was cleared by Howard Carter in 1903 and Edwin Brock from 1987–1988 and 1994–1995. A French expedition has been working in the tomb since 2002. The king’s mummy was discovered in KV35 in 1898. One of the king’s stone sarcophagi was reused for the burial of King Pasebakhaenniut I at Tanis.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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