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Block of limestone: door jamb and part of adjoining wall. Shows Ptahmay in the attitude of adoration, and his son Kaka pouring a libation.


  • ID
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
    Architectural elements-Doors, jambs, lintels
  • Findspot
    Ptahmay (?)
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    82 x 49 cm
  • Credit Line
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Period
    New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III - Amenhotep IV
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Attested
    Kaka (in Ptahmay)
  • Owner
    Ptahmay (Ptahmay)
  • Notes
    No provenance listed in TR; but see Zivie, BIFAO 75, p. 295. Tomb of Ptahmay destroyed by inhabitants of Kafr el-Batran, 1883.
  • Remarks
    RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): Ptahmay (Ptahmay); Kaka (in Ptahmay); RELATED SITE(S): Ptahmay; RELATED MEDIA: EMC_TR_VII_Sp247-248lr

Tombs and Monuments 1

Full Bibliography

  • Zivie, BIFAO 75, pp. 295-297, pl. LII-LIII; Zivie, Giza au Deuxieme Millenaire, p. 175

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Kaka (in Ptahmay)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks RELATED SITE(S): Ptahmay; RELATED MEDIA: EMC_TR_VII_Sp137-138lr; EMC_TR_VII_Sp247-248lr
  • Ptahmay (Ptahmay)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks RELATED SITE(S): Ptahmay; RELATED MEDIA: EMC_TR_VII_Sp137-138lr; EMC_TR_VII_Sp163-164lr; EMC_TR_VII_Sp247-248lr; EMC_TR_VIII_Sp146-147lr

Institutions 1