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Several fitting fragments of pottery jar (neck with handle).


  • ID
  • Department
    Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Classification
  • Findspot
    G 7000 X, 1711(4)
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    8.2 x 9.2 x 11.9 cm; 196 g
  • Credit Line
    Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Journal d'Entree number
  • Cairo Special Register number
  • Hetepheres findspot number
  • Hetepheres findspot number
  • Hetepheres findspot number
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
  • Excavator
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Notes
    From excavations of George Reisner, 1925. Complete list of Hetepheres findspot numbers for these fragments is unkown, but includes at least HH_1711(4), HH_1711(13), and probably HH_1711(11); see numbers visible in photos HUMFA_B8528_NS and GEM_6368_001. Fits with EMC_JE_67752 (= HH_1711(12))? A large portion of Special Register section 7 (volumes 13-16) was originally misnumbered, with the object numbers following in sequence from section 1 volume 4; these numbers have thus been given EMC_SR_1 prefixes, despite being recorded in section 7.
  • Remarks
    RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): George Reisner; ALTERNATE NUMBER(S): EMC_JE_67753; EMC_SR_1.10069; HH_1711(4); other exc. Nos. 1711/11, 1711/13 (?)

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  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.