Egyptologists

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Egyptologists

  • Famous Egyptologists
  • Lifespan, dates
  • Discoveries
  • What the Egyptologists were famous for
  • Table with list of famous Egyptologists
  • Definition of Egyptologists
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Egyptologists

Egyptologists
What is the role and function of Egyptologists? Define Egyptologists - An Egyptologist is an historian or archaeologist who specialises in Egyptology, the scientific study of Ancient Egypt and its antiquities. 

Famous Egyptologists
The most famous Egyptologists are detailed on the following table. The list refers to famous Egyptologists who are now deceased.
 

Famous Egyptologists
Name Nationality Lifespan Discoveries
Edward Russell Ayrton British 1905-1908 Tombs in the Valley of the Kings
Giovanni Battista Belzoni Italian 1778 - 1823 Tombs, monuments
Ludwig Borchardt German 1863 - 1938 Bust of Nefertiti at el-Armana
Emile Brugsch German 1842 - 1930 Saqqara Pyramid Texts
Ernest Budge British 1857 - 1934 Excavations and famous author
James Burton British 1788 - 1862 Excavations & Tombs in the Valley of the Kings and famous author
James Bruce British 1730 - 1794 KV 11 aka "Bruce's Tomb"
Howard Carter British 1874 - 1939 Tomb of Tutankhamun
Giovanni Caviglia Italian 1770 - 1845 Excavations at Giza
Jean-Francois Champollion French 1790 - 1832 Deciphering Hieroglyphics
Georges Emile Jules Daressy French 1864 - 1934 Excavations of Tombs in the Valley of the Kings
Giovanni D'Athanasi Greek 1798 - 1854 Collector of antiquities working for Henry Salt
Giuseppe Ferlini Italian 1800 - 1870 Collector of antiquities
Cecil Mallaby Firth British 1878 - 1931 Excavations at Saqqara
Robert Hay British 1799 - 1863 Artist and author
Gustave Jequier Swiss 1868 - 1946 Excavations at Saqqara
Georges Legrain French 1865 - 1917 Excavations at Karnak
Karl Richard Lepsius German 1810 - 1884 Author - surveys of pyramids
Victor Clement Georges Philippe Loret French 1859 - 1946 Tombs in the Valley of the Kings
Alfred Lucas British 1867-1945 Worked with Howard Carter Tomb of Tutankhamun
Arthur Mace British 1874-1928 Worked with Howard Carter Tomb of Tutankhamun
Francois Auguste Mariette French 1821 - 1881 Excavations / Tombs
Gaston Maspero French 1846 - 1916 Author & Museum director
Jacques Jean Marie de Morgan French 1857 - 1924 Excavations at Saqqara
Henri Edouard Naville Swiss 1844 - 1926 Excavations at Abydos
Percy Edward Newberry British 1869-1949 Worked with Howard Carter Tomb of Tutankhamun
Giuseppe Passalacqua Italian 1797 - 1865 Collector of antiquities
John Shae Perring British 1813 - 1869 Pyramids
William Matthew Flinders Petrie British 1853 - 1942 Pyramids at Giza
James Edward Quibell British 1867 - 1935 Excavations & antiquities expert
George Andrew Reisner American 1867 - 1942 Nubia and Giza
Henry Salt British 1780 - 1827 Collector of antiquities
Richard William Howard Vyse British 1784 - 1853 Pyramids
John Gardner Wilkinson British 1797 - 1875 Thebes / Valley of the Kings

Famous Egyptologists

Ayrton - Belzoni - Borchardt - Brugsch - Budge - Burton - Bruce - Carter - Caviglia - Champollion - D'Athanasi - Ferlini - Firth - Hay - Jequier - Legrain - Lepsius - Loret - Lucas - Mace - Mariette
Maspero - Morgan - Naville - Newberry - Passalacqua - Perring - Flinders Petrie
Quibell - Reisner - Henry Salt - Vyse - Wilkinson

Egyptologists
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Egyptologists

  • Famous Egyptologists
  • Lifespan, dates
  • Discoveries
  • What the Egyptologists were famous for
  • Table with list of famous Egyptologists
  • Definition of Egyptologists

Egyptologists

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