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Three painted limestone statues (one seated male figure, one standing female figure, one standing male figure) from G 1040+1041, serdab (front): seated statue of Teti (= Egyptian Museum, Cairo JE 37720); standing statues: unidentified woman (= Egyptian Museum, Cairo JE 37723), unidentified man (= Egyptian Museum, Cairo JE 37722) (rephotographed as New Series C12765)

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_B11672_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 1040+1041
  • Date
    Spring 1905
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: orientation and identifications verified; statues not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906)
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Owner
    Teti (G 1040+1041)
  • Mentioned on page
    Teti (G 1040+1041)
  • Tomb Owner
    Teti (G 1040+1041)

Tombs and Monuments 1

Finds 3

People 4

Ancient People

  • Teti (G 1040+1041)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Limestone seated statue (Cairo JE 37720) inscribed for Teti, identified as [rx nswt sHD qdw] royal acquaintance, insepctor of builders; found in situ in G 1040+1041 serdab.
  • Teti (G 1040+1041)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Limestone seated statue (Cairo JE 37720) inscribed for Teti, identified as [rx nswt sHD qdw] royal acquaintance, insepctor of builders; found in situ in G 1040+1041 serdab.
  • Teti (G 1040+1041)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Limestone seated statue (Cairo JE 37720) inscribed for Teti, identified as [rx nswt sHD qdw] royal acquaintance, insepctor of builders; found in situ in G 1040+1041 serdab.

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.