KV 40 (Unknown)
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General Site Information
Structure: KV 40
Location: Valley of the Kings, East Valley, Thebes West Bank, Thebes
Owner: Unknown
Other designations:
Site type: Tomb

Description: KV 40 is located in the south branch of the southwest wadi. Only the upper part of the shaft is accessible; the rest is filled with rubble, and nothing is known about the tomb's layout.

Axis in degrees: 14.37
Axis orientation: North
Site Location
Latitude: 25.44 N
Longitude: 32.36 E
JOG map reference: NG 36-10
Modern governorate: Qena (Qina)
Ancient nome: 4th Upper Egypt
Measurements
Mininum width: 2 m
Maximum width: 2 m
Total length: 2.24 m
Total area: 3.57 m²
Additional Tomb Information
Entrance location: Hillside
Owner type: Unknown, probably non-royal
Entrance type: Shaft
Interior layout: Shaft
Site History
No details of the site's history are available.

Dating:
This site was used during the following period(s):
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (dated by location)

History of Exploration
Loret, Victor (1899): Discovery (made for the Service des Antiquités)
Loret, Victor (1899): Excavation (conducted for the Service des Antiquités)
Conservation
Site condition: The tomb was excavated, but no report was ever published.
 

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