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  • Tomb Owner
    Senenu (G 1608)
  • Excavator
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • PorterMoss Date
    Possibly late Dynasty 4
  • Site Type
    Rock-cut tomb
  • Shafts
    G 1608 A; G 1608 B; G 1608 C; G 1608 D; G 1608 E; G 1608 Serdab

Finds 10

Excavation Diary Pages 14

Maps & Plans 16

Drawings 3

Published Documents 4

Unpublished Documents 41

Full Bibliography

  • Lehmann, Katja. Der Serdab in den Privatgräbern des Alten Reiches 1-3. Ph.D. Dissertation, Universität Heidelberg, 2000, Kat. G89.

    Manuelian, Peter Der. "Penmeru Revisited–Giza Mastaba G 2197 (Giza Archives Gleanings V)." Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt 45 (2009), p. 33.

    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. 65.

Photos 37

People 2

Ancient People

  • Senenu (G 1608)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of G 1608. Limestone seated statue (32-3-11 = Cairo JE 60546) inscribed for Senenu, identified as [sHD Hmw-kA] inspector of ka-priests; found in situ in G 1608 serdab.

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Excavator
    • 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.