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Rectangular offering basin inscribed for Shenwy from G 1351: Egyptian Museum, Cairo JE 37731 = CG 57003

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_C11980_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 1351
  • Date
    1905
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: identification verified; object not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906)
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Tomb Owner
    Shenwy (G 1351)
  • Attested
    Shenwy (G 1351)
  • Mentioned on page
    Shenwy (G 1351)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 1351

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 1

Unpublished Documents 2

People 4

Ancient People

  • Shenwy (G 1351)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 1351. Limestone offering basin (Cairo JE 37731 = CG 57003) inscribed for Shenwy, identified as [wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw sHD wabw nswt rx nswt jrj sSrw n pr-aA] royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, inspector of royal wab-priests, royal acquaintance, keeper of the linen of the Great House; found in situ in G 1351.
  • Shenwy (G 1351)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Owner of G 1351. Limestone offering basin (Cairo JE 37731 = CG 57003) inscribed for Shenwy, identified as [wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw sHD wabw nswt rx nswt jrj sSrw n pr-aA] royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, inspector of royal wab-priests, royal acquaintance, keeper of the linen of the Great House; found in situ in G 1351.
  • Shenwy (G 1351)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 1351. Limestone offering basin (Cairo JE 37731 = CG 57003) inscribed for Shenwy, identified as [wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw sHD wabw nswt rx nswt jrj sSrw n pr-aA] royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, inspector of royal wab-priests, royal acquaintance, keeper of the linen of the Great House; found in situ in G 1351.

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.