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  • Format
    Book
  • Language
    ENGLISH
  • Series
    Australian Centre for Egyptology: Reports
  • Year Published
    2002
  • Citation Text
    Kanawati, Naguib. Tombs at Giza. Seshathetep/Heti (G 5150), Nesutnefer (G 4970) and Seshemnefer II (G 5080), Volume 2. Australian Centre for Egyptology Report 18. Warminster: Aris and Phillips, 2002.

  • Publisher
    Aris and Phillips Ltd.
  • Author
    Naguib Kanawati
  • Individual - Modern
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • Individual - Ancient
    Aat (in G 4970)
    Akhi (in G 5150)
    Ankhiswidjedefre (in G 4970)
    Ankhmaka (in G 5150)
    Atjetkaus (in G 4970)
    Autib (in G 5150)
    Bunefer (in G 4970)
    Dedhekenu (in G 4970)
    Henutsen (in G 4970)
    Henutsen (in G 5080)
    Henutsen (in G 5150)
    Hepetka (in G 5150)
    Hertjesi (in G 5150)
    Hesi (in G 4970)
    Hesi (in G 5150)
    Hesi (in G 5150)
    Hetepibes (in G 5150)
    Hetepka (in G 5150)
    Hetepti (in G 5080)
    Heti (in G 5150)
    Ini (in G 4970)
    Innebef (in G 4970)
    Inpuhetep (in G 4970)
    Ipi (in G 5150)
    Isi (in G 5080)
    Iswiankhiwedjes (in G 4970)
    Itji (in G 5080)
    Iufni (in G 5150)
    Iy (in G 4970)
    Iymu (in G 4970)
    Iytwai (in G 4970)
    Ka[...]ptah (in G 5150)
    Kaemankh (G 4561)
    Kaemhes (in G 4970)
    Kaemib (in G 4970)
    Kaha (in G 4970)
    Kaha (in G 4970)
    Kahersetef (in G 4970)
    Kai (in G 4970)
    Katjenet (in G 5150)
    Kawedjankh (in G 4970)
    Khentetka (in G 4970)
    Khentka (in G 5080)
    Khnumhetep (in G 4970)
    Khuenptah (in G 5150)
    Meni (in G 5150)
    Meretites (in G 4970)
    Meretites (in G 5080)
    Meretites (in G 5080)
    Meretites (in G 5150)
    Meretites (in G 5150)
    Meri (in G 4970)
    Merib (in G 4970)
    Merky (in G 4970)
    Meshet (in G 4970)
    Messat (in G 5150)
    Metiu (in G 4970)
    Nebuka (in G 4970)
    Nedjem (in G 5080)
    Nedjetempet (in G 5080)
    Neferhai (in G 4970)
    Neferhetepre (in G 5080)
    Neferirtes (in G 5150)
    Nefermaat (in G 4970)
    Nefernen (in G 4970)
    Nefernen (in G 4970)
    Nefrethernisut (in G 4970)
    Nemutef (in G 5150)
    Nengi (in G 4970)
    Nensedjerka (in G 5150)
    Nesedjerka (in G 4970)
    Nesnisut (in G 5150)
    Netjernefer (in G 4970)
    Niankhhathor (in G 4970)
    Nisuti (in G 4970)
    Nisutnefer (G 4970)
    Pehenptah (in G 5080)
    Pehenptah (in G 5080)
    Pehtes (in G 4970)
    Ptahshepses (in G 5150)
    Rahetep (in G 5080)
    Rawer (in G 5080)
    Rehi (in G 5150)
    Satmeret (in G 4970)
    Sekhentiuka (in G 5150)
    Seneb (in G 4970)
    Seni (in G 4970)
    Senmerer (in G 5150)
    Senmerer Semsu (in G 5150)
    Senrehui (in G 4970)
    Sepererankh (in G 4970)
    Sesendjetef (in G 4970)
    Seshathetep (in G 5150)
    Seshathetep Heti (G 5150)
    Seshemnefer [III] (G 5170)
    Seshemnefer [II] (G 5080)
    Seshemnefer [I] (G 4940)
    Seshemnefer-nedjes (in G 5080)
    Sesheshen (in G 5150)
    Setju (in G 4970)
    Setju (in G 5080)
    Shepseska (in G 4970)
    Sokarhetep (in G 5150)
    Tai (in G 5150)
    Tety (in G 4970)
    Tety (in G 4970)
    Tjena (in G 5080)
    Tjenti (in G 4970)
    W[...]dj (in G 4970)
    Wedjanetjer (in G 4970)
    Weha (in G 5150)
    Weri (in G 5080)
    Werrudju (in G 4970)
    [...]r (in G 5150)

Tombs and Monuments 3

  • G 4970

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5080

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5150

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 7

People 117

Ancient People

  • Aat (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (between false doors, fourth register, second figure from right), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 4970.
  • Akhi (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshatetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, north outer jamb (top register, carrying offering table with bread loaves), identified as [xrp sH] director of the dining hall; in situ in G 5150.
  • Ankhiswidjedefre (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, third register), depicted as dwarf; in situ in G 4970.
  • Ankhmaka (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, south outer jamb (bottom register, carrying vase), and north wall (bottom register, first figure on left, pouring libation), identified as [ms=f Dt Hm-kA] his child of the funerary estate, ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.
  • Atjetkaus (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, fourth figure from right), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Autib (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (north part, kneeling beneath her parents' chair), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 5150.
  • Bunefer (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, third figure from right), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Dedhekenu (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Nisustnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief south of south false door, top register; between false doors, top register, first figure on right), identified on panel of relief south of south false door as [jmj-r Hmw-kA] overseer of ka-priests, identified on relief between false doors as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Henutsen (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, first figure on right), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Henutsen (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Wife of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080); Appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, seated with her husband at offering table), identified as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr HwtHr nbt nht] royal acquaintance, priestess of Hathor Mistress-of-the-Sycamore; in situ in G 5080. Mother ([mwt=f] his mother) of Seshemnefer [III] (owner of G 5170). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (panel of relief south of south false door), identified as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr Nt wptt wAwt Hm-nTr HwtHr swt=s nb] royal acquaintance, priestess of Neith Opener-of-the-Ways and of Hathor in all her places; chapel (Tübingen 3) found in situ in G 5170.
  • Henutsen (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (north part, top register, figure on left, standing before her parents), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 5150.
  • Hepetka (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears (without family relationship, if any, indicated; may be mother or wife) in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, north inner jamb, identified as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr Nt Hm-nTr HwtHr] royal acquaintance, priestess of Neith, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 5150. Limestone false door tablet (OIC_E_13546, now in Chicago) of Seshathetep Heti. He and Hepetka(?) sit facing each other over an offering table. Findspot unrecorded, presumably from southern(?) false door.
  • Hertjesi (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north false door, north outer jamb (bottom register, carrying linen bag and sandals), identified as [nHs] Nubian; in situ in G 5150.
  • Hesi (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), south wall (bottom register, first figure on left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Hesi (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), west wall (between false doors, bottom register, second figure from left = south false door, north outer jamb, bottom register); in situ in G 5150. One of two figures identified as Hesi (other on north wall, bottom register, fifth figure from left); possibly same individual.
  • Hesi (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Sehathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north wall (bottom register, fifth figure from left, carrying trays of offerings); in situ in G 5150. One of two figures identified as Hesi (other on west wall, between false doors, bottom register, second figure from left); possibly same individual.
  • Hetepibes (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (north part, second register, figure on left, standing before her parents), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 5150.
  • Hetepka (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), west wall (between false doors, second register, first figure on right), and north wall (top register [below offerings], figure on left), identified as [sS] scribe; in situ in G 5150.
  • Hetepti (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), north wall (bottom register, third figure from left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5080.
  • Heti (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f n Xt=f] his son of his body) of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (depicted as young boy, standing before his father); in situ in G 5150.
  • Ini (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, sixth figure from right, carrying calf), identified as [smsw pr] elder of the house; in situ in G 4970.
  • Innebef (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears (name added later in ink and now faded) in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (between false doors, bottom register, second figure from right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Inpuhetep (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, seventh figure from right), identified as [xtmw] sealer; in situ in G 4970.
  • Ipi (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north wall (top register [below offerings], figure on right), identified as [jmj-r pr] steward; in situ in G 5150.
  • Isi (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), north wall (second register from bottom, fourth figure from left, carrying hyena), name and title very poorly preserved, identified as [jrj ...] custodian of ... ; in situ in G 5080.
  • Iswiankhiwedjes (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, bottom register), depicted as dwarf; in situ in G 4970.
  • Itji (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), east wall (bottom register, second figure from right, picking up bird); in situ in G 5080.
  • Iufni (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), west wall (between false doors, bottom register, second figure from right, leading bull), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 5150.
  • Iy (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (between false doors, fourth register, third figure from right), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 4970.
  • Iymu (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, second figure from right, carrying table with offerings), identified as [xrp sH] director of the dining hall, and south wall (bottom register, third figure from right), depicted as butcher; in situ in G 4970.
  • Iytwai (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), north wall (top register [below offerings], figure on right), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 4970.
  • Ka[...]ptah (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, south outer jamb (middle register, figure on right, carrying box, name only partially preserved), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.
  • Kaemankh (G 4561)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 4561. Architectural elements, including large scale inscription (frieze-text) on north and south faces of chapel, chapel entrance lintel, drum lintel, and door jambs, and architrave (standing figures of Kaemankh separated by panels of vertical inscription) over chapel recess, inscribed for Kaemankh; in situ in G 4561. False door on west wall of chapel recess inscribed for Kaemankh and appears on false door on west wall of chapel corridor inscribed for his wife Tjeset; in situ in G 4651. Also appears in chapel relief (north and south walls of chapel recess; west wall of chapel corridor); in situ in G 4561. Identified variously as [rx nswt sHD jrjw-xt pr-HD sHD Hmw-nTr Hrj-sStA n xtmt nswt wab nswt sS pr-HD sHD pr-HD] royal acquaintance, inspector of administrators of the treasury, inspector of priests, secretary of the king's treasure, royal wab-priest, scribe of the treasury, inspector of the treasury.
  • Kaemhes (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, third figure from right), identified as [rx nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Kaemib (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, first figure on right), identified as [smr xrp aH] companion, director of the palace; in situ in G 4970.
  • Kaha (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, sixth figure from right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970. One of two figures named Kaha; both appear on east wall (third register).
  • Kaha (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, first figure on right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970. One of two figures named Kaha; both appear on east wall (third register).
  • Kahersetef (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east and west walls (depicted as young boy), and north wall (depicted as adult, top register [below offerings], figure on left), identified as [sS a nswt] royal document scribe; in situ in G 4970.
  • Kai (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, fourth figure from right), identified as [jmj-r pr] steward; in situ in G 4970.
  • Katjenet (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north wall (bottom register, seventh figure from left, carrying haunch of meat), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.
  • Kawedjankh (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, fifth figure from right), identified as [aD-mr Tnw] administrator of the settlement; in situ in G 4970.
  • Khentetka (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Wife of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Limestone seated statue (KHM Vienna ÄS 7507) inscribed for Khentetka (called Khent) with her son Rudju (a.k.a Werrudju) depicted as young boy; found in situ in G 4970 serdab (behind north false door). Also appears (in most cases identified as Khent) on north and south false doors and in chapel reliefs (west, north, and east walls), identified as [Hm-nTr HwtHr Hm-nTr Nt rxt nswt] priestess of Hathor, priestess of Neith, royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Khentka (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), east wall (top register, depicted as scribe); in situ in G 5080.
  • Khnumhetep (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (over chapel entrance, boating scene, bottom register, second boat, second figure from right), identified as [xrp jst] director of the crew; in situ in G 4970.
  • Khuenptah (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, south outer jamb (middle register, figure on left, carrying jar), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.
  • Meni (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), east wall (south part, second register, first figure on right), identified as [smsw pr] elder of the house; in situ in G 5150.
  • Meretites (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, second figure from right), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Meretites (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, kneeling beneath chair, middle figure); in situ in G 5080.
  • Meretites (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Mother ([mwt=f] his mother) of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (panel of relief south of south false door), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 5080.
  • Meretites (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f n Xt=f] his daughter of his body) of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, north false door, south outer jamb (top register, facing left behind standing figure of Seshathetep), and chapel entrance north door jamb (standing behind her father); in situ in G 5150.
  • Meretites (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Wife of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears on north false door (tablet and north inner jamb) and presumably in chapel relief (north and east walls and chapel entrance south door jamb, name not preserved in most cases), identified as [rxt nswt Hm-nTr Nt Hm-nTr HwtHr] royal acquaintance, priestess of Neith, priestess of Hathor; in situ in G 5150.
  • Meri (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, top register), identified as [nHs Smsw] Nubian and retainer; in situ in G 4970.
  • Merib (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), north wall (second register [below offerings], figure on right), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 4970.
  • Merky (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, fourth figure from right), identified as [jmj-r sSr] overseer of linen; in situ in G 4970.
  • Meshet (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, fifth figure from right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Messat (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (north part, top register, figure on right, standing before her parents); in situ in G 5150.
  • Metiu (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, second figure from right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Nebuka (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, seventh figure from right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Nedjem (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), north wall (bottom register, second figure from left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5080.
  • Nedjetempet (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, kneeling beneath chair, figure on left); in situ in G 5080.
  • Neferhai (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief south of south false door, third register), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Neferhetepre (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, top register), and south wall (middle register of three registers fully preserved, figure on left), identified as [sS a nswt sAb sHD sSw] royal document scribe, juridicial inspector of scribes; in situ in G 5080.
  • Neferirtes (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north wall (middle register [below offerings]), identified as [jr ibH] dentist; in situ in G 5150.
  • Nefermaat (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, fourth figure from right), identified as [rx nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • Nefernen (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (over chapel entrance, boating scene, bottom register, first boat, first figure on right); in situ in G 4970. One of two figures named Nefernen (other appears on west wall, between false doors); possibly same person.
  • Nefernen (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (between false doors, second register, first figure on right), identified as [sS] scribe; in situ in G 4970. One of two figures named Nefernen (other appears on east wall over chapel entrance); possibly same person.
  • Nefrethernisut (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, sixth figure from right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Nemutef (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), west wall (between false doors, third register, third figure from right, leading ibex), identified as [Smsw] retainer; in situ in G 5150.
  • Nengi (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), south wall (bottom register, first figure on right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Nensedjerka (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, north false door, south outer jamb (bottom register, facing left behind standing figure of Seshathetep); in situ in G 5150.
  • Nesedjerka (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, seventh figure from right), identified as [sHD wjA] inspector of the boat; in situ in G 4970.
  • Nesnisut (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (north part, second register, figure on right), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 5150.
  • Netjernefer (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (between false doors, top register, fifth figure from right), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 4970.
  • Niankhhathor (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, ninth figure from right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Nisuti (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), north wall (second register [below offerings], figure on left, and bottom register, first figure on left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Nisutnefer (G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 4970. Chapel entrance drum lintel and north and south false doors inscribed for Nisutnefer, also appears in chapel relief (north, south, west, and east walls), identified as [jmj-r aH sAb Hrj-sStA jmj-r prw msw-nswt aD-mr grgt jmj-r mnnw jmj-r nswtjw HqA Hwt aAt sSm-tA tA-wr sSm-tA wADt jmj-r wabw wrxafra xrp jmjw sAw wr-xafra Hm-nTr xafra] overseer of the palace, juridicial secretary, overseer of the houses of the royal children, administrator of a settlement, overseer of fortresses, overseer of the king's people, chief of a Great Estate, nomarch of U.E. 8, nomarch of U.E. 10, overseer of wab-priests of the pyramid of Khafre, director of members of the phyles of the pyramid of Khafre, priest of Khafre; in situ in G 4970. Seated statue (Hildesheim 2143) inscribed for Nisutnefer, identified as [rx nswt jmj-r wpwt] royal acquaintance, overseer of commissions; found in situ in G 4970 serdab (behind south false door).
  • Pehenptah (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), east wall (top register, first figure on left), only lower legs and part of name preserved; in situ in G 5080. May be same individual as son of Seshemnefer [II] who appears on south and west walls.
  • Pehenptah (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, third register) and south wall (middle register of three registers fully preserved, figure on right), identified as [sS a nswt] royal document scribe; in situ in G 5080. May be same individual as Pehenptah who appears on east wall.
  • Pehtes (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief south of south false door, bottom register), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • Ptahshepses (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, south outer jamb (top register, figure on right, holding bird), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.
  • Rahetep (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), north wall (bottom register, first figure on left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5080.
  • Rawer (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, second register) and south wall (middle register of three registers fully preserved, middle figure), identified as [sS a nswt] royal document scribe; in situ in G 5080.
  • Rehi (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, north outer jamb (middle register), identified as [jmj-r sSr] overseer of linen; in situ in G 5150.
  • Satmeret (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Daughter of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (second register, eighth figure from right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Sekhentiuka (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, north false door, south outer jamb (middle register, facing left behind standing figure of Seshathetep), identified as [sS pr-mDAt] scribe of the library; in situ in G 5150.
  • Seneb (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, second register), identified as [nHs xtmw] Nubian and sealer; in situ in G 4970.
  • Seni (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, fifth figure from right, carrying tray of offerings), identified as [wdpw] butler, also possibly south wall (bottom register, fourth figure from right, name only partially preserved), depicted as butcher; in situ in G 4970.
  • Senmerer (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), south false door, south outer jamb (top register, figure on left, holding censer), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.
  • Senmerer Semsu (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). west wall (between false doors, bottom register, first figure on right, carrying gazelle); in situ in G 5150.
  • Senrehui (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, seventh figure from right) and west wall (between false doors, second register, fifth figure from right), identified as [jrj mDAwt] keeper of documents; in situ in G 4970.
  • Sepererankh (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, first figure on right, censing), identified as [xrp sH] director of the dining hall, also possibly south wall (bottom register, fifth figure from right, name only partially preserved), depicted as butcher; in situ in G 4970.
  • Sesendjetef (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (between false doors, bottom register, first figure on right), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 4970.
  • Seshathetep (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f n Xt=f] his son of his body) of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, second register, first figure on right); in situ in G 5150.
  • Seshathetep Heti (G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 5150. Seshathetep, called Heti. Chapel entrance lintel and door jambs, and north and south false doors inscribed for Seahathetep; also appears in chapel relief (west, north, south, and east walls); identified as [sA nswt n Xt=f smr xrp aH wt jnpw Xrj-Hb wr mDw Sma rx nswt Hrj-sStA kAt nb nswt jmj-r kAt nb nswt] king's son of his body, companion, director of the palace, embalmer of Anubis, lector-priest, great one of the tens of Upper Egypt, royal acquaintance, secretary of all royal works, overseer of all royal works; most in situ in G 5150. Fragmentary limestone standing pair statue of man and woman (KHM Vienna ÄS 7788) inscribed for [sA nswt n Xt=f smsw jrj-pat tAjtj sAb TAtj wr (mDw Sma) wr mAw jwnw xrp tjst bjtj aA dwAw wn r (Hm-nTr) xntjxm Hm-nTr bA n anpt Hm-nTr Hr stX xrp mrwt Sma mHw Hm-nTr BAstt Hm-nTr Ssmtt wa wrw Hb sS mDAt-nTr smsw snwt jmj-r kAt nbt nswt] eldest king's son of his body, hereditary prince, chief justice and vizier, great one (of the tens of Upper Egypt), greatest of the seers of Iunu, director of the tjst-companions of the king of Lower Egypt, assistant of (the god) Duau, opener of the mouth, (priest of) Khenty-khem, priest of Ba-anpet, priest of Horus and Seth, director of singers of Upper and Lower Egypt, priest of Bastet, priest of Seshmetet, unique one among the great ones of the festival, scribe of the divine book, elder of the snwt-house, overseer of all royal works (names not preserved), possibly representing Seshathetep Heti and his wife, or his parents; found in G 5150 (part of statue found in shaft, part found in serdab). Limestone false door tablet (OIC_E_13546, now in Chicago) of Seshathetep Heti. He and his wife Hepetka(?) sit facing each other over an offering table. Findspot unrecorded, presumably from southern(?) false door.
  • Seshemnefer [III] (G 5170)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 5170. North and south false doors inscribed for Seshemnefer; also appears in chapel relief (west, south, east walls); identified as [sA nswt n Xt=f tAjtj sAb Tatj] king's son of his body, chief justice and vizier; chapel (Tübingen 3) found in situ in G 5170. Son ([sA=f] his son) of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080) and Henutsen. Appears in chapel relief, west wall (between false doors, kneeling beneath chair, figure on right), south wall (upper register of three registers fully preserved, figure on left), and east wall (depicted as young boy standing in front of his father), identified as [jmj-r sSw a nswt] overseer of royal document scribes; in situ in G 5080.
  • Seshemnefer [II] (G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 5080. Pillars and jambs of court entrance and north and south false doors inscribed for Seshemnefer, identified as [jmj-r sSw a nswt Hrj-sStA n wDt-mdw nb nt nswt jmj-r kAt nb nswt sS Xrt-a nswt sS a nswt n sbAjt nswt Hrj-sStA n Xrt-a nswt jmj-r (pr) aHAw m prwj] overseer of royal document scribes, secretary of every royal decree, overseer of all royal works, scribe of the royal document-case, royal document scribe of the royal instructors, secretary of the royal document-case, overseer of (the house of) weapons in the two houses; also appears in chapel relief (west, south, and east walls); in situ in G 5080. Red granite sarcophagus (33-4-19 = Cairo JE 60541) inscribed for Seshemnefer; found in situ in G 5080 B.
  • Seshemnefer [I] (G 4940)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Owner of G 4940. North and south false doors inscribed for Seshemnefer; also appears in chapel relief (north, west, east, and south walls), identified as [rx nswt Xrj-tp nswt Hwt Hr-xpr xt HA Hm-nTr Hqt Hm-nTr Hr THnw qA-a sAb aD-mr wr mDw Sma Hrj-sStA jmj-r kAt nt nswt jmj-r sSw Xr-a nswt Hrj-wDbw m Hwt-anx jmj-r stj-DfAw smr Hm-nTr jnpw xrp aH] royal acquaintance, royal chamberlain of the funerary temple of Horkheper (Djedefre), khet-priest of Ha, priest of Heqet, priest of Horus of Libya, elevated of arm, judge and administrator, great one of the tens of Upper Egypt, secretary, overseer of royal works, overseer of scribes of the royal portfolios, master of reversion-offerings in the Mansion of Life, overseer of the two places of provisions, companion, priest of Anubis, director of the palace; in situ in G 4940.
  • Seshemnefer-nedjes (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Pehenptah ([pHnptH sA=f] Pehenptah, his son) and grandson of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, south wall (upper register of three registers fully preserved, figure on right); in situ in G 5080.
  • Sesheshen (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), west wall (between false doors, third register, second figure from right, leading oryx), identified as [Smsw] retainer; in situ in G 5150.
  • Setju (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (over chapel entrance, boating scene, top register, second boat, first figure on right); in situ in G 4970.
  • Setju (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Probable son of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080). Appears in chapel relief, west wall (panel of relief north of north false door, bottom register), identified as [sS] scribe; in situ in G 5080.
  • Shepseska (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970). Appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, sixth figure from right), identified as [sHD wjA] inspector of the boat; in situ in G 4970.
  • Sokarhetep (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north wall (bottom register, second figure from left, carrying offering table with bread loaves); in situ in G 5150.
  • Tai (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), west wall (between false doors, bottom register, first figure on left = south false door, north outer jamb, bottom register), identified as [wdpw] butler; in situ in G 5150.
  • Tety (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, fifth figure from right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970. One of two figures named Tety; both appear on east wall (third register).
  • Tety (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (third register, third figure from right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 4970. One of two figures named Tety; both appear on east wall (third register).
  • Tjena (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), north wall (bottom register, last figure on right), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5080.
  • Tjenti (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears twice in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), west wall (panel of relief south of south false door, second register, and between false doors, fourth register, first figure on right), identified as [sS Hm-kA] scribe and ka-priest; in situ in G 4970.
  • W[...]dj (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), east wall (bottom register, third figure from right, name only partially preserved), identified as [wdpw] butler; in situ in G 4970.
  • Wedjanetjer (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Nisutnefer (owner of G 4970), south wall (bottom register, second figure from right), identified as [Smsw] retainer; in situ in G 4970
  • Weha (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north false door, north outer jamb (top register), identified as [HqA] chief; in situ in G 5150.
  • Weri (in G 5080)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshemnefer [II] (owner of G 5080), north wall (bottom register, fifth figure from left), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5080.
  • Werrudju (in G 4970)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Son ([sA=s] her son) of Khentetka (wife of Nisutnefer, owner of G 4970), also called Rudju. Limestone seated statue (KHM Vienna ÄS 7507) inscribed for Khentetka (called Khent) with her son Rudju (depicted as young boy); found in situ in G 4970 serdab (behind north false door). Also appears in chapel relief, east wall (top register, second figure from right, depicted as adult), identified as [rx nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 4970.
  • [...]r (in G 5150)

    • Type Individual - Ancient
    • Remarks Appears in chapel relief in tomb of Seshathetep Heti (owner of G 5150), north wall (bottom register, sixth figure from left, carrying tray of meat, name only partially preserved), identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; in situ in G 5150.

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Individual - Modern
    • 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.
  • 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.
  • Naguib Kanawati

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Egyptian Australian Egyptologist.

Institutions 1