Pepi of Meir: his tomb (D1), date and background

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This paper treats the architectural and artistic similarities between the small tomb of Pepi and the much larger and well known one of Pepyankh the Middle at Meir. The close location of the two tombs and the representations of the owner of the first tomb in the wall scenes of the second and the possible relationship and close date of the two men are discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDans les pas d'Imhotep
Subtitle of host publicationmélanges offerts à Audran Labrousse
EditorsRémi Legros
Place of PublicationLeuven
PublisherPeeters Publishers
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9789042944428
ISBN (Print)9789042944411
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2021

Publication series

NameOrient & Méditerranée
PublisherPeeters Publishers


  • Meir (Egypt)--Antiquities
  • Administration
  • Dating methods
  • art and architecture
  • Old Kingdom


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