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Junker Cemetery (east): mastaba of Meruka, chapel, W wall (middle), relief (bottom register, offering bearers carrying forlegs identified as Meruka's sons Ihiemsaf and Ptahshepses, name not preserved for first figure), looking W

Details

  • ID
    KHM_AEOS_II_2716
  • Department
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Subjects
    Western Cemetery: Site: Giza; View: Meruka
  • Remarks
    Meruka: unnumbered mastaba immediately S of G 2000 (= Lepsius 23) with shafts numbered S 2233, S 2234, S 2235, S 2237, S 2239, S 2246 (excavated by H. Junker).
  • Photographer
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Attested
    Ihiemsaf (in Meruka)
    Ptahshepses (in Meruka)

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • Meruka

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

People 2

Ancient People

  • Ihiemsaf (in Meruka)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Meruka (owner of unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (bottom register, second figure from left, carrying foreleg); in situ in mastaba of Meruka.
  • Ptahshepses (in Meruka)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Meruka (owner of unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (bottom register, third figure from left, carrying foreleg); in situ in mastaba of Meruka.

Institutions 1