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Senedjemib Complex: eleven fragments of relief from G 2382 (originally thought to be a tomb, but now known to be a jumbled deposit of limestone blocks from other nearby tombs): top row: [attributed to G 2381] 13-1-558a (= MFA 13.5975, possibly related to MFA 13.4331, marsh [spear fising] scene), [] __-__-__; middle row: [originally from G 2381] 13-1-551 (= MFA 13.4349.10, door jamb of Nekhebu, displayed upside down), [originally from G 2381] 13-1-558i (= MFA 13.5976, possibly related to MFA 13.5834, marsh scene), [originally from G 2381] 13-1-558o (= MFA 13.5830.5), [originally from G 2381] 13-1-545 (= MFA 13.4335, part of frieze of standing figures of Nekhebu); bottom row: [originally from G ____] 13-1-558aa (= MFA 13.5871, displayed upside down), [attributed to G 2381] 13-1-558f (= MFA 13.5998.4, offering tables and jars), [attributed to G 2381] 13-1-558p (= MFA 13.5921, horizontal inscription), [originally from G 2381] 13-1-557 (= MFA 13.5831.13, inscribed architrave, displayed upside down)

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_B1616_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 2382, G 2381
  • Date
    01/03/1913
  • Remarks
    MFA 13.4349 (overall): composed of right door jamb (standing figure of Nekhebu, 13-1-551) and section of facade (Nile boats, 13-1-554). MFA 13.5830 (overall): Nekhebu seated in carrying chair on poles supported by at least twelve men, two men carry sun shades and others carry poles supporting canopy over chair, among them are dwarfs with dogs; five registers of figures make up this procession; consists of thirty-six blocks and fragments (one fragment from 13-1-555, four fragments from 13-1-556, one fragment from 13-1-558, thirty fragments original registration number unknown, assigned 13-1-558); one additional fragment (from 13-1-556) not MFA owned. MFA 13.5834 (overall): aging Nekhebu kneeling in boat in marshes; consists of two blocks (13-1-553 + 13-1-556) and two fragments (original registration number unknown, assigned 13-1-558); nine additional fragments possibly related to this scene (one fragment from 13-1-558, eight fragments original registration number unknown, assigned 13-1-558) accessioned as MFA 13.5946, MFA 13.5947, MFA 13.5948, MFA 13.5952, MFA 13.5953, MFA 13.5976, MFA 13.5977 + MFA 13.5978, MFA 13.6037. MFA 13.5998 (overall): offering tables and jars; consists of five fragments (from 13-1-558). MFA 13.5921: fragmentary horizontal inscription; consists of five fragments (original registration number unknown, assigned 13-1-558) accessioned as MFA 13.5846, MFA 13.5914, MFA 13.5921, MFA 13.5927, MFA 13.5928.
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: 12-12-168 incorrectly references this photo; for those identified: identifications made based on Brovarski composites; MFA accession numbers verified
  • Photographer
    Mohammed Shadduf (expedition photographer)

Tombs and Monuments 2

  • G 2381

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 2382

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 9

Unpublished Documents 1

People 1

Modern People