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Cemetery G 1000: G 1026, lintel inscribed for Ma over entrance of interior corridor offering room, looking SSW

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_C10098_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 1026
  • Date
    May 1904
  • Remarks
    Lintel inscription: 1) "The inspector of palace attendants, Khnemu, he says: (I) made (this) for (my) father, the revered one, (2) [xrp wab nswt, sHD xnty-S] the controller of royal wab-priests, inspector of palace attendants, Ma."
  • Problems/Questions
    view from N corrected to read looking S; description expanded based on image content
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Attested
    Khnemu (in G 1026)
  • Mentioned on page
    Khnemu (in G 1026)
    Ma (G 1026)
  • Tomb Owner
    Ma (G 1026)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 1026

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 5

Ancient People

  • Khnemu (in G 1026)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Ma (owner of G 1026). Chapel entrance lintel inscribed for Ma, dedicated by his son Khnemu, identified as [sHD xntjw-S] inspector of palace attendants; in situ in G 1026.
  • Khnemu (in G 1026)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son of Ma (owner of G 1026). Chapel entrance lintel inscribed for Ma, dedicated by his son Khnemu, identified as [sHD xntjw-S] inspector of palace attendants; in situ in G 1026.
  • Ma (G 1026)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 1026. Chapel entrance lintel inscribed for Ma (dedicated by his son Khnemu), identified as [xrp wab(w) nswt sHD xntjw-S] director of royal wab-priests, inspector of palace attendants; in situ in G 1026.
  • Ma (G 1026)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 1026. Chapel entrance lintel inscribed for Ma (dedicated by his son Khnemu), identified as [xrp wab(w) nswt sHD xntjw-S] director of royal wab-priests, inspector of palace attendants; in situ in G 1026.

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.