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Cemetery G 2100: G 2136, Kahif, chapel, W wall, relief (detail, offerings and offering bearers, first three identified as sons of Kahif, Werseshem, Seniakhet, Iymery, last figure identified as ka-priest Meruidu), looking W

Details

  • ID
    PDM_1993.078.06
  • Department
    Peter Der Manuelian
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 2136
  • Date
    11/16/1993
  • Remarks
    G 2136, Kahif, abutting N end of G 2135 (excavated by H. Junker) not same tomb as anonymous G 2136, in area S of G 2220 (excavated by G.A. Reisner); Reisner's G 2136 renumbered G 2136'
  • Photographer
    Peter Der Manuelian, 1959–
  • Mentioned on page
    Iymery (in G 2136)
    Meruidu (in G 2136)
    Seniakhet (in G 2136)
    Werseshem (in G 2136)
  • Attested
    Iymery (in G 2136)
    Meruidu (in G 2136)
    Seniakhet (in G 2136)
    Werseshem (in G 2136)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2136

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 9

Ancient People

  • Iymery (in G 2136)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Named for his probable great-great-grandfather Iymery. Appears in chapel relief, west wall (one of four offering bearers, third figure from left), identified as [sAb sS] juridicial scribe; and probably (name not preserved) south wall (banquet scene, second register from bottom, kneeling with his brothers and sister[?]); in situ in G 2136.
  • Iymery (in G 2136)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Named for his probable great-great-grandfather Iymery. Appears in chapel relief, west wall (one of four offering bearers, third figure from left), identified as [sAb sS] juridicial scribe; and probably (name not preserved) south wall (banquet scene, second register from bottom, kneeling with his brothers and sister[?]); in situ in G 2136.
  • Meruidu (in G 2136)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Kahif (owner of G 2136), west wall (one of four offering bearers, fourth figure from left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 2136.
  • Meruidu (in G 2136)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Kahif (owner of G 2136), west wall (one of four offering bearers, fourth figure from left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 2136.
  • Seniakhet (in G 2136)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (one of four offering bearers, second figure from left), identified as [xntj-S pr-aA] palace attendant of the Great House; and probably (name only partially preserved) south wall (banquet scene, second register from bottom, kneeling with his brothers and sister[?]); in situ in G 2136.
  • Seniakhet (in G 2136)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (one of four offering bearers, second figure from left), identified as [xntj-S pr-aA] palace attendant of the Great House; and probably (name only partially preserved) south wall (banquet scene, second register from bottom, kneeling with his brothers and sister[?]); in situ in G 2136.
  • Werseshem (in G 2136)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Named for his probable great-grandfather Werseshem. Appears in chapel relief, west wall (one of four offering bearers, first figure from left), identified as [xntj-S pr-aA] palace attendant of the Great House; and probably (name not preserved) south wall (banquet scene, second register from bottom, kneeling with his brothers and sister[?]); in situ in G 2136.
  • Werseshem (in G 2136)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Named for his probable great-grandfather Werseshem. Appears in chapel relief, west wall (one of four offering bearers, first figure from left), identified as [xntj-S pr-aA] palace attendant of the Great House; and probably (name not preserved) south wall (banquet scene, second register from bottom, kneeling with his brothers and sister[?]); in situ in G 2136.

Modern People

  • Peter Der Manuelian

    • Type Photographer
    • Nationality & Dates 1959–
    • Remarks Giza Archives Project Director, 2000-2011; Giza Project at Harvard Director, 2011-present.