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north and south false doors


  • Classification
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Material
    Pencil/black ink
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Mentioned on page
    Ptahwer (G 2151)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2151

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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Ancient People

  • Ptahwer (G 2151)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2151. North and south false doors and offering basin inscribed for Ptahwer, identified (on offering basin) as [rx nswt jmj-r Hmw-kA] royal acquaintance, overseer of ka-priests; offering basin found in situ in G 2151, false doors still in situ in G 2151. Also appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Kanefer (owner of G 2150), west wall of interior chapel (upper register of relief in front of standing figure of Kanefer), and facade face of block from south door jamb (32-12-7 = MFA 34.58, including section of facade to south) of interior chapel entrance (top register in front of missing figure of Kanefer), identified in both places as [jmj-r Hmw-kA] overseer of ka-priests; west wall in situ in G 2150, blocks of south door jamb found displaced and removed from site.