Skip to main content
This site is under construction. Thank you for your patience.

Cemetery G 2000: G 2009, serdab, one roofing stone still in place, statues (standing pair statue = Cairo JE 38670, seated pair statue = MFA 06.1885) in situ, looking W. [Image also known as: B7813_NS]

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_B1520_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 2009
  • Date
    January 1906
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: description expanded based on image content; statues not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906); MFA accession number verified; this description used for B7813
  • Photographer
    Albert Morton Lythgoe, American, 1868–1934
  • Mentioned on page
    Baru (in G 2009)
    Bau (in G 2009)
    Mesi (G 2009)
    Sesesekh (in G 2009)
  • Owner
    Baru (in G 2009)
    Bau (in G 2009)
    Mesi (G 2009)
  • Attested
    Baru (in G 2009)
    Bau (in G 2009)
    Sesesekh (in G 2009)
    Sesesekh (in G 2009)
  • Individual - Ancient
    Bau (in G 2009)
  • Tomb Owner
    Mesi (G 2009)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2009

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 2

People 14

Ancient People

  • Baru (in G 2009)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife of Bau. Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Baru identified as [Hm-nTr Nt wpt wAwt xntj-S] priestess of Neith Opener-of-the-Ways, palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Baru (in G 2009)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Wife of Bau. Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Baru identified as [Hm-nTr Nt wpt wAwt xntj-S] priestess of Neith Opener-of-the-Ways, palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Baru (in G 2009)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife of Bau. Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Baru identified as [Hm-nTr Nt wpt wAwt xntj-S] priestess of Neith Opener-of-the-Ways, palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Bau (in G 2009)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Bau identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Bau (in G 2009)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Bau identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Bau (in G 2009)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Bau identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Bau (in G 2009)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Limestone seated pair statue (MFA 06.1885) inscribed for Bau and his wife Baru; Bau identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Mesi (G 2009)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2009. Limestone standing pair statue (Cairo JE 38670) inscribed for Mesi and his wife Sesesekh; Mesi identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Mesi (G 2009)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2009. Limestone standing pair statue (Cairo JE 38670) inscribed for Mesi and his wife Sesesekh; Mesi identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Mesi (G 2009)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2009. Limestone standing pair statue (Cairo JE 38670) inscribed for Mesi and his wife Sesesekh; Mesi identified as [xntj-S] palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Sesesekh (in G 2009)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife of Mesi (owner of G 2009). Limestone standing pair statue (Cairo JE 38670) inscribed for Mesi and his wife Sesesekh (or Senenu; correct spelling of name in question); Sesesekh identified as [Hm-nTr HwtHr m swt nb xntj-S] priestess of Hathor in all her places, palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Sesesekh (in G 2009)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife of Mesi (owner of G 2009). Limestone standing pair statue (Cairo JE 38670) inscribed for Mesi and his wife Sesesekh (or Senenu; correct spelling of name in question); Sesesekh identified as [Hm-nTr HwtHr m swt nb xntj-S] priestess of Hathor in all her places, palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.
  • Sesesekh (in G 2009)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife of Mesi (owner of G 2009). Limestone standing pair statue (Cairo JE 38670) inscribed for Mesi and his wife Sesesekh (or Senenu; correct spelling of name in question); Sesesekh identified as [Hm-nTr HwtHr m swt nb xntj-S] priestess of Hathor in all her places, palace attendant; found in situ in G 2009 serdab.

Modern People

  • Albert Morton Lythgoe

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