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  • Format
    Journal Article
  • Language
    ENGLISH
  • Year Published
    1991
  • Number of Pages
    7
  • Citation Text
    Fischer, Henry G. "An Invocatory Offering Basin of the Old Kingdom." Festschrift für Werner Kaiser. Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, Abteilung Kairo 47 (1991), pp. 127-133.
  • Individual - Ancient
    Debehen (G 8090)
    Inetkaes (in G 2471)
  • Publisher
    Verlag Philipp Von Zabern
  • Author
    Henry George Fischer, American, 1924–2006

Finds 2

People 3

Ancient People

  • Debehen (G 8090)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 8090. Chapel entrance architrave, drum and door reveals inscribed for Debehen, identified as [smr watj jmj-jb nb=f Xrj-Hb Hrj-tp Hrj-sStA n pr-dwAt jrj nfr-HAt sXkr Hr Hrj-wDbw m Hwt-anx xrp aH aD-mr Hr sbAw xntj pt jmj-r swt Spswt nt pr-aA mrjj nb=f] sole companion, who is in the heart of his lord, chief lector-priest, secretary of the House of Morning, keeper of the headdress, adorner of Horus, master of reversions-offerings in the Mansion of Life, director of the palace, administrator of the district 'Star-of-Horus-Foremost-of-Heaven', overseer of august places of the Great House, beloved of his lord; in situ in G 8090. Appears in chapel relief (seated on north wall), identified as [smr jr mrrt nb=f] companion, one who does what his lord loves; in situ in G 8090. Eastern jamb of entrance to second (northern) room inscribed for Debehen, identified as [Hrj-tp nxb] overlord of El-Kab; in situ in G 8090. Southern wall of second room inscribed for Debehen, identified as [nswt ... jmj-jb n nTr=f mrr nb=f mrj...] royal ..., who is in the heart of his god, beloved of his lord, who is beloved...; first half in situ in G 8090, second on slab found displaced in debris of second room. A number of fragmentary limestone slabs are inscribed with the name and titles of Debehen, identified as [(Hrj-sS)tA n nswt smr n jb nb=f] royal (secretary), companion and favorite of his lord; found displaced in debris of second room, probably originally from northern wall of second room. Poorly preserved false door inscribed for Debehen; in situ in western wall of second room of G 8090.
  • Inetkaes (in G 2471)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Circular limestone offering stone (40-3-5) and rectangular limestone offering basin (40-3-6) inscribed for Inetkaes, identified on both as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr HwtHr nbt nht] royal acqaintance, priestess of Hathor Mistress-of-the-Sycamore; found in situ in G 2471.

Modern People

Institutions 1