Turin Papyrus Map

Illustration

Arienne King
by Zyzzy
published on 30 May 2021
Send to Google Classroom:

The Turin Papyrus Map is an ancient Egyptian map of gold mines in the Eastern Desert. It is considered to be one of the oldest surviving topographical maps. Made c. 1150 BCE by Scribe-of-the-Tomb Amennakhte, son of Ipuy. (Turin Museum)

Remove Ads

Advertisement

Cite This Work

APA Style

Zyzzy, . (2021, May 30). Turin Papyrus Map. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14135/turin-papyrus-map/

Chicago Style

Zyzzy, . "Turin Papyrus Map." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 30, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14135/turin-papyrus-map/.

MLA Style

Zyzzy, . "Turin Papyrus Map." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 May 2021. Web. 24 Sep 2021.