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Senedjemib Complex: G 2378, Senedjemib Mehi, chapel, room II (on published plan), antechamber, S wall, E of entrance, relief (seated figure of Senedjemib Mehi with his wife Khentkaus kneeling at his feet; registers of muscians, scribes, including one identified as Hemakhet [fifth register, first figure in row] and another identified as Ptahshepses [sixth register, first figure in row], and cattle procession), looking S

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A6361_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 2378
  • Date
    03/13/1931
  • Problems/Questions
    description corrected based on published caption; Brovarski reference verified
  • Photographer
    Mohammedani Ibrahim
  • Individual - Ancient
    Hemakhet (in G 2370 and G 2378)
    Khentkaus (in G 2378)
    Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)
  • Attested
    Hemakhet (in G 2370 and G 2378)
    Khentkaus (in G 2378)
    Ptahshepses (in G 2378)
    Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)
  • Mentioned on page
    Khentkaus (in G 2378)
    Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)
  • Tomb Owner
    Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)
  • Owner
    Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2378

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 12

Ancient People

  • Hemakhet (in G 2370 and G 2378)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), portico (west wall, north panel, spear fishing scene, standing behind Inti) and offering room (= room IV, south wall, bottom register, holding large bird), identified in both places as [sAb sS sHD Hmw-kA] juridicial scribe, inspector of ka-priests; in situ in G 2370. Also appears three times in chapel relief in tomb of Senedjemib Mehi (owner of G 2378), son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), portico (north wall, east panel, spear fishing scene, standing behind Mehi), identified as [jmj-r sSw] overseer of scribes; antechamber (= room II), north wall (bottom register, first on left in row of offering bearers), identified as [sAb sS] juridicial scribe, and south wall (east of entrance, fifth register, holding papyrus scroll), identified as [sAb jmj-r sSw] judge, overseer of scribes; displaced block and relief in situ in G 2378.
  • Hemakhet (in G 2370 and G 2378)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), portico (west wall, north panel, spear fishing scene, standing behind Inti) and offering room (= room IV, south wall, bottom register, holding large bird), identified in both places as [sAb sS sHD Hmw-kA] juridicial scribe, inspector of ka-priests; in situ in G 2370. Also appears three times in chapel relief in tomb of Senedjemib Mehi (owner of G 2378), son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), portico (north wall, east panel, spear fishing scene, standing behind Mehi), identified as [jmj-r sSw] overseer of scribes; antechamber (= room II), north wall (bottom register, first on left in row of offering bearers), identified as [sAb sS] juridicial scribe, and south wall (east of entrance, fifth register, holding papyrus scroll), identified as [sAb jmj-r sSw] judge, overseer of scribes; displaced block and relief in situ in G 2378.
  • Khentkaus (in G 2378)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Senedjemib Mehi (owner of G 2378). Appears in chapel relief, portico (north wall, east and west panels, spear fishing scenes, kneeling at feet of her husband), and antechamber (= room II: south wall, east of entrance, kneeling at feet of seated figure of her husband; north wall, standing behind her husband), identified in antechamber scenes as [sAt nswt n Xt=f Hm-nTr HwtHr] king's daughter of his body, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 2378.
  • Khentkaus (in G 2378)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Senedjemib Mehi (owner of G 2378). Appears in chapel relief, portico (north wall, east and west panels, spear fishing scenes, kneeling at feet of her husband), and antechamber (= room II: south wall, east of entrance, kneeling at feet of seated figure of her husband; north wall, standing behind her husband), identified in antechamber scenes as [sAt nswt n Xt=f Hm-nTr HwtHr] king's daughter of his body, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 2378.
  • Khentkaus (in G 2378)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Senedjemib Mehi (owner of G 2378). Appears in chapel relief, portico (north wall, east and west panels, spear fishing scenes, kneeling at feet of her husband), and antechamber (= room II: south wall, east of entrance, kneeling at feet of seated figure of her husband; north wall, standing behind her husband), identified in antechamber scenes as [sAt nswt n Xt=f Hm-nTr HwtHr] king's daughter of his body, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 2378.
  • Ptahshepses (in G 2378)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Senedjemib Mehi (owner of G 2378), antechamber (= room II, south wall, east of entrance, bottom register, first on left, bowing to Mehi and Khentkaus), identified as [smsw pr] elder of the house; in situ in G 2378.
  • Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2378. Senedjemib, [rn=f nfr] his good name Mehi. Son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370). Portico architrave inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [jrj-pat HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt Hrj-sStA n wDt-mdw nbt nt nswt jmj-jb n nswt m st=f nbt jmAxw xr nswt-bjtj Wnjs] hereditary prince, true count, overseer of all royal works, secretary of every royal decree, he who is in the heart of the king in all his places, revered before the King of Upper and Lower Egypt Unis; offering room false door inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [smr watj tAjtj sAb TAtj jmj-r sSw a nswt jmj-r Xkr nswt nb Xrj-tp nswt mDH qd nswt m prwj jmj-r Snwtj jmj-r prwj-aHAw jmj-r wabtj jmj-r prwj nbw jmj-r sSr nswt jmAxw xr Jssj] sole companion, chief justice and vizier, overseer of royal document scribes, overseer of all royal regalia, royal chamberlain, royal architect in the two houses, overseer of the two granaries, overseer of the two armories, overseer of the two wabets, overseer of the two houses of gold, overseer of royal linen, revered before Isesi; also appears in chapel relief (thoughout chapel), identified as [jwn-knmt] iun-kenmut priest; false door and relief in situ in G 2378, portico reconstructed. Also appears in chapel relief (including portico west wall, door jambs, and offering room) in tomb of his father Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), identified as [HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt] true count, overseer of all royal works; in situ in G 2370.
  • Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Owner of G 2378. Senedjemib, [rn=f nfr] his good name Mehi. Son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370). Portico architrave inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [jrj-pat HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt Hrj-sStA n wDt-mdw nbt nt nswt jmj-jb n nswt m st=f nbt jmAxw xr nswt-bjtj Wnjs] hereditary prince, true count, overseer of all royal works, secretary of every royal decree, he who is in the heart of the king in all his places, revered before the King of Upper and Lower Egypt Unis; offering room false door inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [smr watj tAjtj sAb TAtj jmj-r sSw a nswt jmj-r Xkr nswt nb Xrj-tp nswt mDH qd nswt m prwj jmj-r Snwtj jmj-r prwj-aHAw jmj-r wabtj jmj-r prwj nbw jmj-r sSr nswt jmAxw xr Jssj] sole companion, chief justice and vizier, overseer of royal document scribes, overseer of all royal regalia, royal chamberlain, royal architect in the two houses, overseer of the two granaries, overseer of the two armories, overseer of the two wabets, overseer of the two houses of gold, overseer of royal linen, revered before Isesi; also appears in chapel relief (thoughout chapel), identified as [jwn-knmt] iun-kenmut priest; false door and relief in situ in G 2378, portico reconstructed. Also appears in chapel relief (including portico west wall, door jambs, and offering room) in tomb of his father Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), identified as [HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt] true count, overseer of all royal works; in situ in G 2370.
  • Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 2378. Senedjemib, [rn=f nfr] his good name Mehi. Son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370). Portico architrave inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [jrj-pat HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt Hrj-sStA n wDt-mdw nbt nt nswt jmj-jb n nswt m st=f nbt jmAxw xr nswt-bjtj Wnjs] hereditary prince, true count, overseer of all royal works, secretary of every royal decree, he who is in the heart of the king in all his places, revered before the King of Upper and Lower Egypt Unis; offering room false door inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [smr watj tAjtj sAb TAtj jmj-r sSw a nswt jmj-r Xkr nswt nb Xrj-tp nswt mDH qd nswt m prwj jmj-r Snwtj jmj-r prwj-aHAw jmj-r wabtj jmj-r prwj nbw jmj-r sSr nswt jmAxw xr Jssj] sole companion, chief justice and vizier, overseer of royal document scribes, overseer of all royal regalia, royal chamberlain, royal architect in the two houses, overseer of the two granaries, overseer of the two armories, overseer of the two wabets, overseer of the two houses of gold, overseer of royal linen, revered before Isesi; also appears in chapel relief (thoughout chapel), identified as [jwn-knmt] iun-kenmut priest; false door and relief in situ in G 2378, portico reconstructed. Also appears in chapel relief (including portico west wall, door jambs, and offering room) in tomb of his father Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), identified as [HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt] true count, overseer of all royal works; in situ in G 2370.
  • Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2378. Senedjemib, [rn=f nfr] his good name Mehi. Son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370). Portico architrave inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [jrj-pat HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt Hrj-sStA n wDt-mdw nbt nt nswt jmj-jb n nswt m st=f nbt jmAxw xr nswt-bjtj Wnjs] hereditary prince, true count, overseer of all royal works, secretary of every royal decree, he who is in the heart of the king in all his places, revered before the King of Upper and Lower Egypt Unis; offering room false door inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [smr watj tAjtj sAb TAtj jmj-r sSw a nswt jmj-r Xkr nswt nb Xrj-tp nswt mDH qd nswt m prwj jmj-r Snwtj jmj-r prwj-aHAw jmj-r wabtj jmj-r prwj nbw jmj-r sSr nswt jmAxw xr Jssj] sole companion, chief justice and vizier, overseer of royal document scribes, overseer of all royal regalia, royal chamberlain, royal architect in the two houses, overseer of the two granaries, overseer of the two armories, overseer of the two wabets, overseer of the two houses of gold, overseer of royal linen, revered before Isesi; also appears in chapel relief (thoughout chapel), identified as [jwn-knmt] iun-kenmut priest; false door and relief in situ in G 2378, portico reconstructed. Also appears in chapel relief (including portico west wall, door jambs, and offering room) in tomb of his father Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), identified as [HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt] true count, overseer of all royal works; in situ in G 2370.
  • Senedjemib Mehi (G 2378)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2378. Senedjemib, [rn=f nfr] his good name Mehi. Son of Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370). Portico architrave inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [jrj-pat HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt Hrj-sStA n wDt-mdw nbt nt nswt jmj-jb n nswt m st=f nbt jmAxw xr nswt-bjtj Wnjs] hereditary prince, true count, overseer of all royal works, secretary of every royal decree, he who is in the heart of the king in all his places, revered before the King of Upper and Lower Egypt Unis; offering room false door inscribed for Senedjemib Mehi, identified as [smr watj tAjtj sAb TAtj jmj-r sSw a nswt jmj-r Xkr nswt nb Xrj-tp nswt mDH qd nswt m prwj jmj-r Snwtj jmj-r prwj-aHAw jmj-r wabtj jmj-r prwj nbw jmj-r sSr nswt jmAxw xr Jssj] sole companion, chief justice and vizier, overseer of royal document scribes, overseer of all royal regalia, royal chamberlain, royal architect in the two houses, overseer of the two granaries, overseer of the two armories, overseer of the two wabets, overseer of the two houses of gold, overseer of royal linen, revered before Isesi; also appears in chapel relief (thoughout chapel), identified as [jwn-knmt] iun-kenmut priest; false door and relief in situ in G 2378, portico reconstructed. Also appears in chapel relief (including portico west wall, door jambs, and offering room) in tomb of his father Senedjemib Inti (owner of G 2370), identified as [HAtj-a mAa jmj-r kAt nbt nt nswt] true count, overseer of all royal works; in situ in G 2370.

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