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*The original, paper version of this page in “[Chapter 17: Analytic Overview of] Cemetery G 1000–1600” can be found in archival box L02 in the Egyptian Section archives of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Details

  • Classification
    Documentation-Unpublished manuscripts
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Date
    about 1934—1942
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Akhethetep (in G 1206)
    Ikhetneb (G 1206)
    Khufu
    Senenu (in G 1206)

Tombs and Monuments 28

  • Cemetery G 1200

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • Cemetery G 1600

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1201

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1202

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1203

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1204

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1205

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1206

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1207

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1208

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1209

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1211

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1212

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1213

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1214

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1215

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1216

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1217

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1218

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1219

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1220

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1221

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1223

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1225

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1226

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1227

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1233

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 1235

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 5

Ancient People

  • Akhethetep (in G 1206)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Grandson (?) of Ikhetneb (owner of G 1206). Son ([sA=f smsw] his eldest son) of Senenu. Limestone offering basin (Hearst 6-19752) inscribed for Senenu, dedicated by his son Akhethetep, identified as [sHD wjA xrp apr nfrw sHD wabw xrp jmjw sA aD-mr grgt] inspector of the boat, director of a crew of recruits, inspector of wab-priests, director of members of a phyle, administrator of a settlement; found in situ in front of entrance to G 1206 offering chamber-serdab.
  • Ikhetneb (G 1206)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 1206. Father (?) of Senenu and grandfather (?) of Akhethetep. Chapel entrance drum lintel inscribed for Ikhetneb, identified as [rx nswt sHD wabw] royal acquaintance, inspector of wab-priests; also graffito on west wall of undecorated chapel; in situ in G 1206.
  • Khufu

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • 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.
  • Senenu (in G 1206)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son (?) of Ikhetneb (owner of G 1206). Limestone offering basin (Hearst 6-19752) inscribed for Senenu (dedicated by his son Akhethetep), identified as [rx nswt sHD wabw xrp jmjw sA aD-mr grgt Hm-nTr xwfw] royal acquaintance, inspector of wab-priests, director of members of a phyle, administrator of a settlement, priest of Khufu; found in situ in front of entrance to G 1206 offering chamber-serdab. Uninscribed limestone standing pair statue (Hearst 6-19775) attributed to Senenu and his wife (unnamed); found in G 1206 offering chamber-serdab.

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • 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.