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Cemetery G 2300: G 2353, Herunefer, chapel entrance, E door jamb (Herunefer, his wife Nedjetpet, and his eldest son Khufuhetep depicted), looking SE

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A6000_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 2353
  • Date
    09/01/1930
  • Problems/Questions
    description expanded based on Simpson; Simpson reference verified
  • Photographer
    Mohammedani Ibrahim
  • Attested
    Khufuhetep (in G 2353)
    Nedjetpet (in G 2353)
  • Mentioned on page
    Khufuhetep (in G 2353)
  • Tomb Owner
    Herunefer (G 2353)
  • Individual - Ancient
    Herunefer (G 2353)
    Khufuhetep (in G 2353)
    Nedjetpet (in G 2353)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2353

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 8

Ancient People

  • Herunefer (G 2353)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2353. Chapel entrance door jambs inscribed for Herunefer, identified as [Hm-nTr (...) Hm-nTr xwfw (rx) nswt] priest of ..., priest of Khufu, royal (acquaintance); in situ in G 2353. "Reisner suggests that the builder of the doorway at the north of G 2353 may have been the son or grandson of the owner of G 2352, and that the doorway may even have been moved from G 2352 to the northern mastaba when G 2353 was built. There is nothing, however, in the texts (titles, names, family relationships) from the three inscribed areas [two false doors in G 2352, door jambs in G 2353] to indicate any sort of relationship" (Giza Mastabas 4, pp. 33-34).
  • Herunefer (G 2353)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 2353. Chapel entrance door jambs inscribed for Herunefer, identified as [Hm-nTr (...) Hm-nTr xwfw (rx) nswt] priest of ..., priest of Khufu, royal (acquaintance); in situ in G 2353. "Reisner suggests that the builder of the doorway at the north of G 2353 may have been the son or grandson of the owner of G 2352, and that the doorway may even have been moved from G 2352 to the northern mastaba when G 2353 was built. There is nothing, however, in the texts (titles, names, family relationships) from the three inscribed areas [two false doors in G 2352, door jambs in G 2353] to indicate any sort of relationship" (Giza Mastabas 4, pp. 33-34).
  • Khufuhetep (in G 2353)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Herunefer (owner of G 2353). Appears with his parents on chapel entrance east door jamb, identified as [rx nswt wab nswt] royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest; in situ in G 2353.
  • Khufuhetep (in G 2353)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Herunefer (owner of G 2353). Appears with his parents on chapel entrance east door jamb, identified as [rx nswt wab nswt] royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest; in situ in G 2353.
  • Khufuhetep (in G 2353)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Herunefer (owner of G 2353). Appears with his parents on chapel entrance east door jamb, identified as [rx nswt wab nswt] royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest; in situ in G 2353.
  • Nedjetpet (in G 2353)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Herunefer (owner of G 2353). Appears on chapel entrance east door jamb with her husband, identified as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr HwtHr] royal acquaintance, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 2353.
  • Nedjetpet (in G 2353)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Herunefer (owner of G 2353). Appears on chapel entrance east door jamb with her husband, identified as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr HwtHr] royal acquaintance, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 2353.

Modern People