Pierre Montet
Date of Birth  :
June 27, 1885
Place of Birth  :
French
Country  :
France
Field of Expertise  :
Egyptology
Educational background  :

He was a student of Victor Loret at the University of Lyons.

Acheivements / Contributions  :

  • he discovered the tombs of local rulers who were modern with the Egyptian Middle Kingdom.
  • Between 1929 and 1939, he excavated at Tanis, Egypt, finding the royal necropolis of the Twenty-first and Twenty-second Dynasties the discovered there almost equaled that of Tutankhamun's tomb in the Valley of the Kings.
  • He also digs at Abu Rawash.
  • He afterward became Professor of Egyptology at the University of
  • Strasbourg. source: Pierre Montet

Bibliography  :
Lives of the Pharaohs,Phoenix: Eternal Egypt, Everyday Life in Egypt in the Days of Ramesses The Great , ETERNAL EGYPT - THE CIVILIZATION OF ANCIENT EGYPT FROM EARLIST TIMES TO CONQUEST BY ALEXANDER THE GREAT.