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Block of relief (false door tablet) from G 2041, [GLYPHS] Senenuka, chapel, W wall, N false door, including tablet with Senenuka and Iti seated at offering table and standing figure of Akhetemhenut: part of nine fitting blocks of relief = MFA 07.1000 + MFA 07.1001 + MFA 07.1003 + MFA 07.1004 + MFA 07.1005

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_B5_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 2041
  • Date
    1906-1907
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: identification verified; object not registered (no registration records from this date); MFA accession numbers verified
  • Photographer
    Said Ahmed Said [Diraz] (Reis)
  • Mentioned on page
    Akhetemhenut (in G 2041)
    Iti (in G 2041)
    Senenuka Keki (G 2041)
  • Attested
    Akhetemhenut (in G 2041)
    Iti (in G 2041)
  • Tomb Owner
    Senenuka Keki (G 2041)
  • Owner
    Senenuka Keki (G 2041)
  • Individual - Ancient
    Senenuka Keki (G 2041)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2041

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 5

People 9

Ancient People

  • Akhetemhenut (in G 2041)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Senenuka Keki (owner of G 2041). Appears on north false door inscribed for Senenuka Keki, north outer jamb, and in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, standing behind seated figure of her father); identified as [rxt nswt Xkrt nswt] royal acquaintance, royal ornament; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041.
  • Akhetemhenut (in G 2041)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of Senenuka Keki (owner of G 2041). Appears on north false door inscribed for Senenuka Keki, north outer jamb, and in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, standing behind seated figure of her father); identified as [rxt nswt Xkrt nswt] royal acquaintance, royal ornament; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041.
  • Iti (in G 2041)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife of Senenuka Keki (owner of G 2041). Appears on north and south false doors inscribed for Senenuka Keki, identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041.
  • Iti (in G 2041)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife of Senenuka Keki (owner of G 2041). Appears on north and south false doors inscribed for Senenuka Keki, identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041.
  • Senenuka Keki (G 2041)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2041. Senenuka called Keki. North and south false doors inscribed for Senenuka Keki, identified as [rx nswt jmj-r njwt Axt-xwfw xrp wabw nswt sS a n nswt] royal acquaintance, overseer of the pyramid-town of Khufu, director of royal wab-priests, royal document scribe; also appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors), identified as [jmj-r kAt aD-mr grgt] overseer of works, administrator of a settlement; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041. Also appears on fragments of relief (37-11-20a + 37-11-20b); found displaced in G 2040 X, originally from G 2041. Possibly same individual as scribe identified as Senenuka on block from north door jamb (MFA 07.1002) from chapel of Nefer (owner of G 2110).
  • Senenuka Keki (G 2041)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2041. Senenuka called Keki. North and south false doors inscribed for Senenuka Keki, identified as [rx nswt jmj-r njwt Axt-xwfw xrp wabw nswt sS a n nswt] royal acquaintance, overseer of the pyramid-town of Khufu, director of royal wab-priests, royal document scribe; also appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors), identified as [jmj-r kAt aD-mr grgt] overseer of works, administrator of a settlement; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041. Also appears on fragments of relief (37-11-20a + 37-11-20b); found displaced in G 2040 X, originally from G 2041. Possibly same individual as scribe identified as Senenuka on block from north door jamb (MFA 07.1002) from chapel of Nefer (owner of G 2110).
  • Senenuka Keki (G 2041)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2041. Senenuka called Keki. North and south false doors inscribed for Senenuka Keki, identified as [rx nswt jmj-r njwt Axt-xwfw xrp wabw nswt sS a n nswt] royal acquaintance, overseer of the pyramid-town of Khufu, director of royal wab-priests, royal document scribe; also appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors), identified as [jmj-r kAt aD-mr grgt] overseer of works, administrator of a settlement; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041. Also appears on fragments of relief (37-11-20a + 37-11-20b); found displaced in G 2040 X, originally from G 2041. Possibly same individual as scribe identified as Senenuka on block from north door jamb (MFA 07.1002) from chapel of Nefer (owner of G 2110).
  • Senenuka Keki (G 2041)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 2041. Senenuka called Keki. North and south false doors inscribed for Senenuka Keki, identified as [rx nswt jmj-r njwt Axt-xwfw xrp wabw nswt sS a n nswt] royal acquaintance, overseer of the pyramid-town of Khufu, director of royal wab-priests, royal document scribe; also appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors), identified as [jmj-r kAt aD-mr grgt] overseer of works, administrator of a settlement; west wall of chapel (= MFA 11.1000 + MFA 11.1001 + MFA 11.1003 + MFA 11.1004 + MFA 11.1005) found in situ in G 2041. Also appears on fragments of relief (37-11-20a + 37-11-20b); found displaced in G 2040 X, originally from G 2041. Possibly same individual as scribe identified as Senenuka on block from north door jamb (MFA 07.1002) from chapel of Nefer (owner of G 2110).

Modern People

  • Said Ahmed Said [Diraz] (Reis)

    • Type Photographer
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Head Reis for the Harvard-MFA expedition, 1908–1926. In his "A History of the Giza Necropolis I," George A Reisner described Said Ahmed Said as "the most gifted foreman who ever worked for the expedition." Father of Mohammed Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Head Reis 1936–1939), Mahmud Said Ahmed [Diraz] (Translator), Ahmed Said Ahmed [Diraz]. Family name, Diraz, was supplied by Said Ahmed Said's grandsons in 2006.