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  • Format
    Article
  • Language
    ENGLISH
  • Year Published
    1995
  • Number of Pages
    3
  • Citation Text
    Bolshakov, Andrey. "New Observations on the Functions of the So-called 'Reserve Heads'." In Christopher Eyre, ed. Seventh International Congress of Egyptologists, Cambridge, 3-9 September 1995, Abstracts of Papers, Oxford: Oxbow Books, 1995, pp. 21-23.
  • Individual - Modern
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • Individual - Ancient
    Khafre
    Khufu
  • Publisher
    Oxbow Books
  • Editor
    Christopher Eyre, British
  • Author
    Andrey Bolshakov

People 5

Ancient People

  • Khafre

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Fourth king of Dynasty 4. Son of Khufu. Builder of the Second Pyramid at Giza and probably of the Great Sphinx as well. Known two thousand years later by the Greeks as King Khephren. A number of diorite and greywacke statues and statue fragments depicting the king have been discovered in Khafre's valley temple, including Cairo CG 9-17. The fragmentary head of an alabaster royal statue (MFA 21.351 + MFA 33.1113) is attributed to Khafre.
  • Khufu

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Second king of Dynasty 4, son of Snefru. Builder of the Great Pyramid at Giza, the only one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still standing. Known two thousand years later by the Greeks as King Cheops. Horus name: [mDdw] Medjedu. Full birth-name: Khnum-Khufu.

Modern People

  • Andrey Bolshakov

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates
  • Christopher Eyre

    • Type Editor
    • Nationality & Dates British
    • Remarks British Egyptologist.
  • Hermann Junker

    • Type Individual - Modern
    • Nationality & Dates German, 1877–1962
    • Remarks Egyptologist, Director of German-Austrian expedition to Giza, 1911–1929. Published 12 volumes of final excavation reports from Giza expedition. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.

Institutions 1