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Attempt at dating Cemetery G 3000 tombs

Details

  • Classification
    Documentation-Notes
  • Department
    University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Credit Line
    University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Mentioned on page
    Rudj (G 3086)
    Sabef (G 3033)

Tombs and Monuments 33

  • G 3000

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3002

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3003

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3005

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3006

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3010

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3011

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3012

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3013+3014

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3020

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3021

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3022

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3025

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3026

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3030

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3031

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3032

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3035

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3036

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3041

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3044

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3045

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3081

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3082

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3086

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3087

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3088

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3094

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3095

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3096

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3097

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3098

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 3099

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 2

Ancient People

  • Rudj (G 3086)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 3086. Son of Iymery (owner of G 3098) and Persenet. Two limestone offering basins (Cairo JE 46497 = CG 57042, UPM_E13522) inscribed for Rudj (identified as [rx nswt Hm-nTr xwfw Hm-nTr xafra Hm-nTr Ddfra sAb Hrj-wDb wab mwt nswt jmj-xt sAw-prw] royal acquaintance, priest of Khufu, priest of Khafre, priest of Djedefre, juridicial master of reversion-offerings, wab-priest of the king's mother, under-supervisor of police) and his wife Mesat; red granite offering slab (UPM_E13523) inscribed for Rudj (identified as [wab mwt nswt] wab-priest of the king's mother) and Mesat; all found in G 3086. Limestone offering basin (UPM_E13524) inscribed for Rudj, identified as [wab mwt nswt sAb Hrj-wDb sAb (jmj-xt) sAw-prw] wab-priest of the king's mother, juridicial master of reversion-offerings, juridicial (under-supervisor) of police (?); limestone offering basin (UPM_E13526) inscribed for Persenet, dedicated by her son Rudj, identified as [wab] wab-priest; limestone drum lintel (UPM_E13527) inscribed for Iymery and Persenet, dedicated by their son Rudj, identified as [sAb Hrj-wDb] juridicial master of reversion-offerings; all found in G 3098.
  • Sabef (G 3033)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Remarks Owner of G 3033. False door lintel (UPM_E13554), drum (UPM_E13555), and lintel and drum (UPM_E13533) all inscribed for Sabef, identified as [Hm-kA] ka-priest; found in situ in G 3033.