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  • Attested
    Iat (in S 590)
    Iat (in S 590)
    Khenet (in S 590)
    Nefertem (in S 590)
    Netjernefer (in S 590)
    Peret (in S 590)
    Seshemu(?) (in S 590)
    Seshemu-nedjes (in S 590)
    Shepsetkau (in S 590)
    Weses (in S 590)
  • Excavator
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • PorterMoss Date
    Dynasty 5-6
  • Site Type
    Shafts only (no superstructure)
  • Shafts
    S 590
  • Remarks
    Shaft is east of G 5480 and south of G 5482. Incomplete lintel reused to cover shaft.

Finds 1

Maps & Plans 2

Published Documents 2

Full Bibliography

  • Junker, Hermann. Gîza 8. Der Ostabschnitt des Westfriedhofs, Zweiter Teil. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien Philosophisch-historische Klasse Denkschriften 73, Abhandlung 1. Vienna: Rudolph M. Rohrer, 1947, pp. 23-26, figs. 5-6, plate 5 [a], plan after pl. 28.

    Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974, p. 164, plan 16.

Photos 7

People 11

Ancient People

  • Iat (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Mother ([mwt=f] his mother) of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears seated with her husband Weses at offering table (at right end of lintel); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Iat (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of her siblings (fourth figure from left) in front of her father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Khenet (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of his siblings (third figure from left) in front of his father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Nefertem (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of his siblings (seventh figure from left) in front of his father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Netjernefer (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of his siblings (last figure on right) in front of his father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Peret (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of her siblings (sixth figure from left) in front of her father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Seshemu(?) (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears (only partially preserved) seated at offering table at broken left end of lintel in front of his children; lintel found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Seshemu-nedjes (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Son of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of his siblings (second figure from left) in front of his father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Shepsetkau (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Daughter ([sAt=f] his daughter) of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears standing in row of her siblings (first figure on left) in front of her father seated at offering table (at left end of lintel, only partially preserved); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.
  • Weses (in S 590)

    • Type Attested
    • Remarks Father ([jt=f] his father) of unknown owner (name not preserved, but probably Seshemu) of incomplete limestone lintel (KHM Vienna ÄS 7793). Appears seated with his wife Iat at offering table (at right end of lintel); found in fragments reused as roofing over shaft S 590.

Modern People

  • Hermann Junker

    • Type Excavator
    • 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.