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CONTENTS.

INTRODUCTION.

 1. Circumstances of work
 2. Sites excavated
 3. Tunnelling the Hawara pyramid
 4. Finding the chamber
 5. Cutting into the chamber
 6. Entering the chamber
 7. Entering the passages
 8. Clearing the sepulchre
 9. Opening the entrance
10. Horuta family tomb
11. Sarcophagus walled in
12. Opening the sarcophagus
13. Horuta's splendour
14. Gurob and Illahun
15. Kahun
16. Personal

CHAPTER I.

THE PYRAMID OF HAWARA.

17. Outer form
18. Casing
19. Builders' marks
20. Preparation of ground
21. Entrance passage
22. South passage
23. East passage
24. Well chamber
25. Sepulchre
26. Contents

CHAPTER II.

TOMBS Of HAWARA.

27. Rock tombs, XIIth dynasty
28. Horuta's tomb
29. Horuta's sarcophagus
30. Horuta's amulets
31. Later objects from Hawara
32. Basilica
33. Building W. of Birket Kurun

CHAPTER III.

THE CIVILISATION OF THE XIITH DYNASTY.
KAHUN.

34. Origin of the town
35. The temple
36. Foundation deposits
37. Destruction ot temple
38. Position of town
39. Form of houses
40. Columns, doorways, &c.
41. Furniture
42. Pottery, forms
43. Pottery, material
44. Limestone offering pillars
45. Brick-mould and plastering
46. Carpenters' tools, flint and bronze
47. Masons' tools
48. Measures
49. Spinning
50. String and weaving
51. Rope
52. Sandals and shoes
53. Agricultural tools
54. Fire-stick
55. Foundry
56. Toilet
57. Toys
58. Dancer's figure and mask
59 Games
60. Papyri, scarabs, &c.
61. Beads, glazed ware, &c.
63. End of the town
63. Late burials

CHAPTER IV.

MEDINET GUROB.

64. Founded by Tahutmes III
65. Close of its history
66. Pottery
67. Tools
63. Spinning and weaving
69. Toilet and funerary
70. Scribes' palettes; canopic Osiris
71. Bronze jug and dishes
72. Scarabs and rings
73. Beads and glass
74 Figures on couches, &c.
7S. Tombs 20,21
76. Tombs 22,23
77. Tombs 24,25; summary
78. Tombs 31, P, N, &c.

CHAPTER V.

THE FOREIGNERS

79. Foreign names
80. Foreign figures
81. Foreign weights
82. Foreign pottery
83. Foreign characters
84. Connection with existing theories
85 Condition of the foreigners
86. Catalogue of special finds

CHAPTER VI.

THE PAPYRI.

By F. LL GRIFFITH.

87. Uah's settlement
88. Keba's wll
89. Ana's letter

CHAPTER VII

THE BOTANY.

By PERCY NEWBERRY.

90. Plants of Hawara
91. Plants of Kahun


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