Amara West 2013: a chamber tomb discovered | Centro de Estudios Artísticos Elba |

By Michaela Binder, Durham University


The first week of digging in the cemeteries is over with some interesting discoveries to report. Most importantly, our hopes for G243 have been fulfilled.



After a day of removing windblown sand from the narrow (50 cm wide) shaft, the workmen revealed two doorways, providing access to an eastern and a western burial chamber.