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Document signed by famed archaeologist Howard Carter in 1903. Carter is well-known for founding the tomb of King Tutankhamen and served as first chief inspector of the Egyptian Antiquities Service. Composed in Arabic and English, document appears to be instructions regarding someone's pay. Signed ''Howard Carter'' beneath lines of Arabic. An additional line in English along the bottom is addressed to ''To S. des. A.'' Single page measures 6.75'' x 8.25''. Light toning, holes punched along left side and staple punctures. Very good condition. Lot also includes a page on Egyptian-English note paper with signed notes in French by several individuals, dated 13-14 February 1922.
King Tut Founder Howard Carter Document Signed -- From 1903 While at the Egyptian Antiquities Service
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