Howard Carter

Howard Carter

British Egyptologist who discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun
We were totally unprepared for such a large quantity of visitors, and in view of the preservation of the antiquities they being very crowded and in poor preservation, we were obliged to refuse admission until some preparation was made to safeguard the objects.More Howard Carter quotes [09/27/2011 11:09:07]
Towards sunset we had cleared down to the level of the 12th step, which was sufficient to expose a large part of the upper portion of a plastered and sealed doorway.More Howard Carter quotes [09/27/2011 11:09:56]
The news of the discovery spread fast all over the country, and inquisitive enquiries mingled with congratulations from this moment became the daily programme.More Howard Carter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Here before us was sufficient evidence to show that it really was an entrance to a tomb, and by the seals, to all outward appearances that it was intact.More Howard Carter quotes [09/27/2011 11:09:58]
These ancient huts were soon cleared of the rubbish covering them. I planned them, and removed them for investigation below, which undertaking took until the fourth of Nov.
More Howard Carter quotes [09/27/2011 11:09:20]

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