Southern Tombs Cemetery

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The Southern Tomb Cemetery, the burial of low status individuals from the city of Akhenaten (the modern city of Amarna), is located close to the southern tombs of the Nobles.[1]


This cemetery, together with several other disturbed cemeteries, was discovered in 2007, by the continuing EES exploration discovered the cemetery, during the desert GPS survey.[2]


  1. ^ Barry Kemp. "SOUTH TOMBS Cemetery". The Amarna Project. The Amarna Project. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  2. ^ John Hayes-Fisher (2008-01-25). "Grim secrets of Pharaoh's city". BBC Timewatch. Retrieved 2008-10-01.