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    DescriptionAmong a number of large mud-brick mastabas, west of the Teti cemetery, are the family complexes of the royal builder, Kaiemheset and the overseer of the granary, Kaiemsenu, who also held several priesthoods of Fifth Dynasty kings. Excavated early in the last century, neither was adequately published despite the important information they contained. Remarkable features include one of two siege scenes known from the Old Kingdom, a well preserved functional door of wood, several magnificent statues and a number of rare titles. The proximity of these tombs to Teti's pyramid is of particular significance and their dating has been the subject of some controvesy. The new publication attempts to give a complete record of the tombs, as well as dealing with associated problems.


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    Title
    Mastabas at Saqqara
    Subtitle
    Kaiemheset, Kaipunesut, Kaiemsenu, Sehetepu and Others
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) A. McFarlane
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 104
    Width: 218 mm
    Height: 284 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 658 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780856688119
    ISBN 10: 0856688118
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25540
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.5
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1HBE
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: HBJH
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: HDDG
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: SOC003000
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    DC22: 932
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    Ingram Theme: CULT/NAFRIC
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 07
    Abridged Dewey: 932
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 55
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002030
    BIC subject category V2: 1HBE
    BISAC V2.8: HIS023000
    DC22: 932.012
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: DT73.S3 M395 2003
    Thema V1.0: NHC, NKD, NHHA
    Illustrations note
    64 b/w and col illus
    Publisher
    Aris & Phillips Ltd
    Imprint name
    Aris & Phillips Ltd
    Publication date
    15 June 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Warminster
    Review quote
    As with all ACE reports, the swiftness with which the collated data are being published is greatly appreciated, ...McFarlanes publication of the complexes of Kaiemheset and Kaiemsenu is a significant addition to the corpus of Old Kingdom private tombs made available for further study.'--V Chauvet"PalArch" (01/01/2006)