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Cemetery G 1200: G 1204, Akhethetep, chapel, W wall, false door inscribed for Akhethetep (detail, figures of Akhethetep and "his wife" Seshseshet at bottom of N outer jamb, and figures of Akhethetep and Tehu(?) at bottom of N inner jamb), looking W

Details

  • ID
    MFAB_AAW1470
  • Department
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 1204
  • Date
    August 1987
  • Photographer
    Peter Der Manuelian, 1959–
  • Attested
    Seshseshet (in G 1204)
    Tehu(?) (in G 1204)
  • Mentioned on page
    Akhethetep (G 1204)
    Seshseshet (in G 1204)
  • Tomb Owner
    Akhethetep (G 1204)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 1204

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 6

Ancient People

  • Akhethetep (G 1204)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 1204. False door inscribed for Akhethetep, identified as [rx nswt sHD Hmw-nTr Axt-xwfw HqA Hwt wr mDw Sma nj-nst-xntt wD-mdw n Hrjw-wDbw] royal acquaintance, inspector of priests of the pyramid of Khufu, chief of the estate, great one of the tens of Upper Egypt, preeminent of place, commander of the masters of reversion-offerings; in situ in G 1204.
  • Akhethetep (G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 1204. False door inscribed for Akhethetep, identified as [rx nswt sHD Hmw-nTr Axt-xwfw HqA Hwt wr mDw Sma nj-nst-xntt wD-mdw n Hrjw-wDbw] royal acquaintance, inspector of priests of the pyramid of Khufu, chief of the estate, great one of the tens of Upper Egypt, preeminent of place, commander of the masters of reversion-offerings; in situ in G 1204.
  • Seshseshet (in G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife of Akhethetep (owner of G 1204). One of two women identified as [Hmt=f] his wife. Appears on false door inscribed for Akhethetep, north outer jamb (bottom, standing figures of Akhethetep and his wife Seshseshet [facing left]); false door in situ in G 1204.
  • Seshseshet (in G 1204)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Wife of Akhethetep (owner of G 1204). One of two women identified as [Hmt=f] his wife. Appears on false door inscribed for Akhethetep, north outer jamb (bottom, standing figures of Akhethetep and his wife Seshseshet [facing left]); false door in situ in G 1204.
  • Tehu(?) (in G 1204)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Appears (without family relationship, in any, indicated) on false door inscribed for Akhethetep (owner of G 1204), north inner jamb (bottom, standing figure of Akhethetep and smaller figure of Tehu(?) [facing left]); false door in situ in G 1204. Probably his daughter (possibly with wife Seshseshet), although not explicitly identified as such.

Modern People

  • Peter Der Manuelian

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