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Limestone false door (broken in two pieces) inscribed for [GLYPHS] [jttj] Iteti, two women identified as "his wife", Senbeshet and [...]tji (name only partially preserved), and two daughters, Semdet and Metjeti, depicted on jambs, found in G 2004 (reused as roofing stone over unidentified pit): MFA 06.1888. [Image also known as: A5971_NS]

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A523_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 2004
  • Date
    1906
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: same false door as in A524/5970/C13269-01; object not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906); MFA accession number verified
  • Photographer
    Albert Morton Lythgoe, American, 1868–1934
  • Attested
    Iteti (in G 2004)
    Metjeti (in G 2004)
    Metjeti (in G 2004)
    Semdet (in G 2004)
    Semdet (in G 2004)
    Senbeshet (in G 2004)
    Senbeshet (in G 2004)
    […]tji (in G 2004)
    […]tji (in G 2004)
  • Owner
    Iteti (in G 2004)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2004

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 1

People 11

Ancient People

  • Iteti (in G 2004)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, identified as [jmj-xt xntjw-S pr-aA] under-supervisor of palace attendants of the Great House; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67).
  • Iteti (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, identified as [jmj-xt xntjw-S pr-aA] under-supervisor of palace attendants of the Great House; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67).
  • Metjeti (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, north outer jamb; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67).
  • Metjeti (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, north outer jamb; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67).
  • Semdet (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, south outer jamb; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67).
  • Semdet (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, south outer jamb; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67).
  • Senbeshet (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, south outer jamb; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67). Polygamy among private persons in ancient Egypt is attested but generally difficult to prove, and it is possible that Iteti was married to the two women, Senbeshet and [...]tji, consecutively.
  • Senbeshet (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, south outer jamb; found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67). Polygamy among private persons in ancient Egypt is attested but generally difficult to prove, and it is possible that Iteti was married to the two women, Senbeshet and [...]tji, consecutively.
  • […]tji (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, north outer jamb (name only partially preserved); found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67). Polygamy among private persons in ancient Egypt is attested but generally difficult to prove, and it is possible that Iteti was married to the two women, Senbeshet and [...]tji, consecutively.
  • […]tji (in G 2004)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Iteti. Appears on limestone false door (MFA 06.1888) inscribed for Iteti, north outer jamb (name only partially preserved); found reused as roofing in unidentified pit (possibly pit V) in corridor east of G 2004, north of chapel entrance (incorrectly attributed to G 2002 in Porter-Moss III, p. 67). Polygamy among private persons in ancient Egypt is attested but generally difficult to prove, and it is possible that Iteti was married to the two women, Senbeshet and [...]tji, consecutively.

Modern People

  • Albert Morton Lythgoe

    • Type Photographer
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1868–1934
    • Remarks Egyptologist. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.