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Cemetery G 1400: G 1461, chapel, displaced limestone drum lintel inscribed for Nefer (MFA 21.3080), looking N (C12966 taken before C12964)

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_C12966_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 1461
  • Date
    December 1906
  • Remarks
    G 1461 in Junker's German-Austrian concession.
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: object not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906); MFA accession number verified
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Nefer (in G 1461)
  • Individual - Ancient
    Nefer (in G 1461)
  • Attested
    Nefer (in G 1461)
  • Owner
    Nefer (in G 1461)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 1461

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 1

People 5

Ancient People

  • Nefer (in G 1461)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Limestone drum lintel (MFA 21.3080) inscribed for Nefer, identified as [jmj-r sSw Axt-xwfw Hrj-sStA Axt-xwfw jmj-r pr-HD] overseer of scribes of the pyramid of Khufu, secretary of the pyramid of Khufu, overseer of the treasury; reused as roofing in G 1461 (found in debris). Nefer probably not owner of G 1461.
  • Nefer (in G 1461)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Limestone drum lintel (MFA 21.3080) inscribed for Nefer, identified as [jmj-r sSw Axt-xwfw Hrj-sStA Axt-xwfw jmj-r pr-HD] overseer of scribes of the pyramid of Khufu, secretary of the pyramid of Khufu, overseer of the treasury; reused as roofing in G 1461 (found in debris). Nefer probably not owner of G 1461.
  • Nefer (in G 1461)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Limestone drum lintel (MFA 21.3080) inscribed for Nefer, identified as [jmj-r sSw Axt-xwfw Hrj-sStA Axt-xwfw jmj-r pr-HD] overseer of scribes of the pyramid of Khufu, secretary of the pyramid of Khufu, overseer of the treasury; reused as roofing in G 1461 (found in debris). Nefer probably not owner of G 1461.
  • Nefer (in G 1461)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Limestone drum lintel (MFA 21.3080) inscribed for Nefer, identified as [jmj-r sSw Axt-xwfw Hrj-sStA Axt-xwfw jmj-r pr-HD] overseer of scribes of the pyramid of Khufu, secretary of the pyramid of Khufu, overseer of the treasury; reused as roofing in G 1461 (found in debris). Nefer probably not owner of G 1461.

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Photographer
    • 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.