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Inscribed limestone architrave of Khufuseneb [I]


  • ID
  • Department
    Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim
  • Classification
    Architectural elements-Relief
  • Findspot
    G 5170
  • Material
    Nummulitic Limestone
  • Dimensions
    47.3 x 201 x 12 cm
  • Credit Line
    Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
  • Excavator
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • Owner
    Khufuseneb [I] (Khufuseneb [I])
  • Object owned by
    Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim
  • Remarks
    RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): Khufuseneb [I] (Khufuseneb [I]); RELATED SITE(S): G 5170, Khufuseneb [I]

Tombs and Monuments 2

Published Documents 1

Full Bibliography

  • Martin, Karl. Reliefs des Alten Reiches. Teil 2. Corpus Antiquitatum Aegyptiacarum. Pelizaeus-Museum Hildesheim, Lieferung 7. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, 1979, pp. 45-51.

Photos 7

People 2

Ancient People

  • Khufuseneb [I] (Khufuseneb [I])

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of Khufuseneb [I] (unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). Fragmentary lintel (Hildesheim 3050) and chapel entrance east door jamb (only lower part preserved) inscribed for Khufuseneb, identified as [Hm-nTr ... Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj Hrj-sStA n nb=f jmj-r jpAt nswt] priest of ..., priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu), secretary of his lord, overseer of the royal harem; door jamb in situ in mastaba of Khufuseneb [I], lintel found in shaft of G 5170. Name mentioned on chapel entrance west door jamb from tomb of his son Khufuseneb [II]; found in mastaba of Khufuseneb [II] (unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker).

Modern People

  • Hermann Junker

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates German, 1877–1962
    • Remarks Egyptologist, Director of German-Austrian expedition to Giza, 1911–1929. Published 12 volumes of final excavation reports from Giza expedition. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.

Institutions 1