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Cemetery G 4000: space between G 4850 (= VIII s, to S) and G 4860 (= VIII n, to N), mastaba S 2120/2126 (foreground center and right, with top of false door of Kednes [I], Cairo JE 49693, foreground right) and mastaba S 2109 (foreground left), mastaba of Minu (N false door in situ and displaced chapel entrance lintel, KHM Vienna ÄS 8518, propped up on W wall of chapel) and mastaba of Khepetetj (to W), looking W to G 4651 chapel entrance

Details

  • ID
    KHM_AEOS_II_2597
  • Department
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: G 4850, G 4860, S 2120/2126, S 2109, Kednes [I], Minu, Khepetetj
  • Remarks
    Minu: unnumbered mastaba abutting S end of G 4860 with shafts numbered S 2102, S 2103, S 2104, S 2105, S 2106, S 2107 (excavated by H. Junker). Reisner assigned tomb number G 4851 to mastabas of Minu and Khepetetj (immediately to W). Kednes [I]: unnumbered mastaba E of S end of G 4860 (excavated by H. Junker). S 2120/2126: series of (thought to be associated) shafts E of S end of G 4860 numbered S 2120, S 2121, S 2122, S 2123, S 2124, S 2125, S 2126 (excavated by H. Junker).
  • Photographer
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Owner
    Minu (Minu)
  • Tomb Owner
    Minu (Minu)

Tombs and Monuments 7

Finds 2

People 2

Ancient People

  • Minu (Minu)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Owner of Minu (unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). Chapel entrance lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 8518) and panels of inscription on either side of north false door inscribed for Minu, identified as [wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hm-nTr Hr mDdw Hm-nTr bjkwj-nbw Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj xntj-S pr-aA Hrj-sStA sbA nswt] royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, priest of the Horus Medjedu (Khufu), priest of the Two Horuses of Gold (Khufu), priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu), palace attendant of the Great House, secretary, royal instructor; found in mastaba of Minu (north false door inscription panels in situ).
  • Minu (Minu)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of Minu (unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). Chapel entrance lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 8518) and panels of inscription on either side of north false door inscribed for Minu, identified as [wab nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hm-nTr Hr mDdw Hm-nTr bjkwj-nbw Hm-nTr mDdrnbtj xntj-S pr-aA Hrj-sStA sbA nswt] royal wab-priest, priest of Khufu, priest of the Horus Medjedu (Khufu), priest of the Two Horuses of Gold (Khufu), priest of Medjedernebty (Khufu), palace attendant of the Great House, secretary, royal instructor; found in mastaba of Minu (north false door inscription panels in situ).

Institutions 1