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Cemetery G 2100: G 2136, Kahif, chapel, N wall, W end, relief (detail, standing figure of Kahif with his son Djednefret), looking N

Details

  • ID
    MFAB_AAW262
  • Department
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 2136
  • Date
    04/26/1999
  • 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
    Brian Snyder
  • Mentioned on page
    Djednefret (G 2136a)
    Kahif (G 2136)
  • Owner
    Kahif (G 2136)
  • Attested
    Djednefret (G 2136a)
  • Individual - Ancient
    Kahif (G 2136)
  • Tomb Owner
    Djednefret (G 2136a)
    Kahif (G 2136)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2136

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 8

Ancient People

  • Djednefret (G 2136a)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136a. Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Lower part of false door (upper part not preserved) inscribed for Djednefret, identified as [(Hrj)-sStA] secretary; found in situ in G 2136a. Also appears in chapel relief in tomb of his father Kahif, north wall (depicted as young boy, behind standing figure of his father) and upper part of west wall (just south of north false door presenting compartment offering list), identified in both places 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.
  • Djednefret (G 2136a)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136a. Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Lower part of false door (upper part not preserved) inscribed for Djednefret, identified as [(Hrj)-sStA] secretary; found in situ in G 2136a. Also appears in chapel relief in tomb of his father Kahif, north wall (depicted as young boy, behind standing figure of his father) and upper part of west wall (just south of north false door presenting compartment offering list), identified in both places 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.
  • Djednefret (G 2136a)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136a. Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Kahif (owner of G 2136). Lower part of false door (upper part not preserved) inscribed for Djednefret, identified as [(Hrj)-sStA] secretary; found in situ in G 2136a. Also appears in chapel relief in tomb of his father Kahif, north wall (depicted as young boy, behind standing figure of his father) and upper part of west wall (just south of north false door presenting compartment offering list), identified in both places 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.
  • Kahif (G 2136)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136. Architectural elements, including chapel entrance lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 8211) and drum lintel (in situ) inscribed for Kahif, identified as [wab nswt sHD xntjw-S] royal wab-priest, inspector of palace attendants; south false door inscribed for Kahif, identified as [sHD xntjw-S rx nswt wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hrj tm(?)] inspector of palace attendants, royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, supervisor of the tem(?); also appears in chapel relief (east, south, west, and north walls), identified on north wall as [Hm-nTr Hr mDdw (Hrj)-sStA Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj] priest of the Horus Medjedu (Khufu), secretary, priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu); appears on tablet of north false door inscribed for his mother Khenmet, identified as [sHD xntjw-S pr-aA wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw] inspector of palace attendants of the Great House, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu; all but lintel in situ in G 2136.
  • Kahif (G 2136)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136. Architectural elements, including chapel entrance lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 8211) and drum lintel (in situ) inscribed for Kahif, identified as [wab nswt sHD xntjw-S] royal wab-priest, inspector of palace attendants; south false door inscribed for Kahif, identified as [sHD xntjw-S rx nswt wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hrj tm(?)] inspector of palace attendants, royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, supervisor of the tem(?); also appears in chapel relief (east, south, west, and north walls), identified on north wall as [Hm-nTr Hr mDdw (Hrj)-sStA Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj] priest of the Horus Medjedu (Khufu), secretary, priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu); appears on tablet of north false door inscribed for his mother Khenmet, identified as [sHD xntjw-S pr-aA wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw] inspector of palace attendants of the Great House, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu; all but lintel in situ in G 2136.
  • Kahif (G 2136)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136. Architectural elements, including chapel entrance lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 8211) and drum lintel (in situ) inscribed for Kahif, identified as [wab nswt sHD xntjw-S] royal wab-priest, inspector of palace attendants; south false door inscribed for Kahif, identified as [sHD xntjw-S rx nswt wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hrj tm(?)] inspector of palace attendants, royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, supervisor of the tem(?); also appears in chapel relief (east, south, west, and north walls), identified on north wall as [Hm-nTr Hr mDdw (Hrj)-sStA Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj] priest of the Horus Medjedu (Khufu), secretary, priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu); appears on tablet of north false door inscribed for his mother Khenmet, identified as [sHD xntjw-S pr-aA wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw] inspector of palace attendants of the Great House, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu; all but lintel in situ in G 2136.
  • Kahif (G 2136)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 2136. Architectural elements, including chapel entrance lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 8211) and drum lintel (in situ) inscribed for Kahif, identified as [wab nswt sHD xntjw-S] royal wab-priest, inspector of palace attendants; south false door inscribed for Kahif, identified as [sHD xntjw-S rx nswt wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hrj tm(?)] inspector of palace attendants, royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, supervisor of the tem(?); also appears in chapel relief (east, south, west, and north walls), identified on north wall as [Hm-nTr Hr mDdw (Hrj)-sStA Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj] priest of the Horus Medjedu (Khufu), secretary, priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu); appears on tablet of north false door inscribed for his mother Khenmet, identified as [sHD xntjw-S pr-aA wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw] inspector of palace attendants of the Great House, royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu; all but lintel in situ in G 2136.

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