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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    Documentation-Unpublished manuscripts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
  • Mentioned on page
    Akhethetep (G 1204)
    Akhethetep (G 1208)
    Akhethetep (in G 1206)
    Ikhetneb (G 1206)
    Khenti (in G 1204)
    Khufuankh (in G 1204)
    Khufudjedef (in G 1204)
    Meretites (in G 1208)
    Senenu (in G 1206)
    Seshseshet (in G 1204)
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 8

Photos 1

People 11

Ancient People

  • Akhethetep (G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 1204. False door inscribed for Akhethetep, identified as [rx nswt sHD Hmw-nTr Axt-xwfw HqA Hwt wr mDw Sma nj-nst-xntt wD-mdw n Hrjw-wDbw] royal acquaintance, inspector of priests of the pyramid of Khufu, chief of the estate, great one of the tens of Upper Egypt, preeminent of place, commander of the masters of reversion-offerings; in situ in G 1204.
  • Akhethetep (G 1208)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 1208. Chapel entrance drum lintel inscribed for Meretites and Akhethetep, identified as [rx nswt wab nswt sHD Hmw-nTr xwfw jmj-r mSa jmj-r Axt-xwfw xrp jmjw sA] royal acquaintance, royal wab-priest, inspector of priests of Khufu, expedition leader, overseer of the pyramid of Khufu, director of members of a phyle; in situ in G 1208.
  • 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.
  • Khenti (in G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife (?) of Akhethetep (owner of G 1204). One of two women identified as [Hmt=f] his wife. Appears on false door inscribed for Akhethetep, south inner jamb (bottom, standing figures of Akhethetep [unnamed] and his wife Khenti [facing right]), identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; false door in situ in G 1204.
  • Khufuankh (in G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Son ([sA=f] his son) of Akhethetep (owner of G 1204). Appears on false door inscribed for Akhethetep, south outer jamb (bottom, standing figures of Akhethetep and his son Khufuankh depicted as young boy [facing right]); false door in situ in G 1204.
  • Khufudjedef (in G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Appears (without family relationship, if any, indicated) on false door inscribed for Akhethetep (owner of G 1204), crossbar (= lower lintel) (standing figure [facing left] presenting offering to seated figure [facing right]); false door in situ in G 1204.
  • Meretites (in G 1208)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife ([Hmt=f] his wife) of Akhethetep (owner of G 1208). Chapel entrance drum lintel inscribed for Akhethetep and Meretites; Meretites identified as [rxt nswt] royal acquaintance; in situ in G 1208.
  • 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.
  • Seshseshet (in G 1204)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Wife of Akhethetep (owner of G 1204). One of two women identified as [Hmt=f] his wife. Appears on false door inscribed for Akhethetep, north outer jamb (bottom, standing figures of Akhethetep and his wife Seshseshet [facing left]); false door in situ in G 1204.

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.