Definition of Howard Carter
1. Noun. Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939).
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Literary usage of Howard Carter
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1. Journal of Theological Studies (1908)
"The Finding of the Tomb, by Theodore M. Dans- Illustrations of the Objects, by Howard Carter. (Theodore M. Davis Explorations. ..."
2. Beni Hasan ...by Percy Edward Newberry, George Willoughby Fraser by Percy Edward Newberry, George Willoughby Fraser (1900)
"Howard Carter ; slightly reduced in plate. Far better, and indeed the best figure in the whole collection, is that of the red-backed shrike in PI. vii. ..."
3. Egypt by Eva Ambros (2001)
"One of the most famous of all of them is the Englishman Howard Carter, ... Howard Carter began excavation work in 1917, but fate did not seem to favor him: ..."
4. Beyond Price: Pearls and Pearl-fishing : Origins to the Age of Discoveries by R. A. Donkin (1998)
"5 (ini it.mki, 'bird's eye', a stone); Howard-Carter, 1986: p. ... Howard-Carter, 1986: pp. 305- 310. On "eye-stones " or "eye-beads" of agate, onyx, ..."
5. Manual Training Magazine (1914)
"Howard Carter Secretary-Treasurer Pub. Sch. Dept.. Hamilton. Next meeting, Feb., 1914. SOUTHWESTERN OHIO MANUAL TRAINING ROUND TABLE. ..."