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Wadi Cemetery: GW 38, displaced limestone offering niche lintel inscribed for Nebu (MFA APP.1921.1) in situ at E face (foreground left), GW 36 (N of GW 38), GW 33, GW 32, GW 31 (middle ground right), GW 35 and GW 34 (middle ground center), offering basin in situ in front of niche in E face of GW 34, looking NW

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_C10066P_OS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem): Site: Giza; View: GW 31, GW 32, GW 33, GW 34, GW 35, GW 36, GW 38
  • Date
    January 1904
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: tomb ID's based on comparison with C10996 and A10942; object identification made based on comparison with C11998; object not registered (no registration records for 1903-1904-1905-1906)
  • Photographer
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Attested
    Ihi (in GW 38)
    Ihi (in GW 38)
    Ikhi (in GW 38)
    Ikhi (in GW 38)
    Inti (in GW 38)
    Inti (in GW 38)
    Nebu (in GW 38)
    Pepi (in GW 38)
    Pepi (in GW 38)
    Redines (in GW 38)
    Redines (in GW 38)
    Senti (in GW 38)
    Senti (in GW 38)
  • Individual - Ancient
    Ihi (in GW 38)
    Ikhi (in GW 38)
    Inti (in GW 38)
    Nebu (in GW 38)
    Pepi (in GW 38)
    Redines (in GW 38)
    Senti (in GW 38)
  • Owner
    Nebu (in GW 38)

Tombs and Monuments 7

  • GW 31

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 32

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 33

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 34

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 35

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 36

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)
  • GW 38

    • Site Name Wadi Cemetery (Reisner; north of W. Cem)

Finds 1

People 22

Ancient People

  • Ihi (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Ihi (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Ihi (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Ikhi (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38. Possibly same individual as owner of offering basin found in situ in unnumbered Wadi Cemetery tomb.
  • Ikhi (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38. Possibly same individual as owner of offering basin found in situ in unnumbered Wadi Cemetery tomb.
  • Ikhi (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38. Possibly same individual as owner of offering basin found in situ in unnumbered Wadi Cemetery tomb.
  • Inti (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Probable wife of Nebu. Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu, identified as [mjtrt] mitret; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Inti (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Probable wife of Nebu. Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu, identified as [mjtrt] mitret; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Inti (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Probable wife of Nebu. Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu, identified as [mjtrt] mitret; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Nebu (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu (name means "the swimmer"), identified as [rtHtjj] baker; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Nebu (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu (name means "the swimmer"), identified as [rtHtjj] baker; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Nebu (in GW 38)

    • Type Owner
    • Remarks Limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu (name means "the swimmer"), identified as [rtHtjj] baker; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Pepi (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Pepi (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Pepi (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Redines (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Redines (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Redines (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Senti (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Senti (in GW 38)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.
  • Senti (in GW 38)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter of Nebu (one of a group labeled [msw=f] his children). Name appears on limestone offering niche lintel (MFA APP.1921.1) inscribed for Nebu; found displaced at east face of GW 38.

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Photographer
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.