James Edward Quibell was an excavator of Ancient Egypt, living 1867-1935..
- 1897-99. Excavations at Hierakonpolis led by him with Somers Clarke and Frederick Green. Green was given control of the excavation in 1899. It was this excavation which found the Main Deposit containing the famous Narmer Palette..
- After Flinders Petrie discovered a mummified arm with Djer's tomb, it was handed to Quibell to deliver to the Cairo Museum to Emile Brugsch.