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Inscribed limestone offering basin of Ibinedjem


  • ID
  • Department
    Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim
  • Classification
    Tomb equipment-Offering tables and basins
  • Findspot
  • Material
    Nummulitic limestone
  • Dimensions
    10.5 x 37.5 x 24 cm
  • Credit Line
    Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Late Dynasty 6
  • Owner
    Ibinedjem (Ibinedjem)
  • Excavator
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • Object owned by
    Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim
  • Remarks
    RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): Ibinedjem (Ibinedjem), Hermann Junker; RELATED SITE(S): Ibinedjem

Tombs and Monuments 1

Published Documents 1

Full Bibliography

  • Martin, Karl. Reliefs des Alten Reiches und verwandte Denkmäler. Teil 3. Corpus Antiquitatum Aegyptiacarum. Pelizaeus-Museum Hildesheim, Lieferung 8. Mit Beiträgen von Peter Kaplony. Mainz am Rhein: Philipp von Zabern, 1980, pp. 56-58.

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Ibinedjem (Ibinedjem)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of Ibinedjem (unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). Offering basin (Hildesheim 3043) inscribed for Ibinedjem, identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in mastaba of Ibinedjem. Uninscribed seated statue (Cairo JE 35566) attributed to Ibinedjem; probably from mastaba of Ibinedjem (excavated by Ballard).

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