Victor Loret was one of the most eminent French archaeologists to work in Egypt. He was an energetic excavator, and also a competent Director of the Antiquities Service. He was passionate in his attempts to check the activities dealers who, both then and now, destroy our cultural heritage through their greed.
This Catalogue is the result of many years of studies of the figure as well as the scientific work of Victor Loret which is being carried out in Milan and in Cairo since the acquisition of the archives of the French scholar by the University of Milan.
Le Guide Historique et Archéologique D’Alexandrie