The Will of Naunakhte and the Related Documents

  title={The Will of Naunakhte and the Related Documents},
  author={Jaroslav Cern{\'y}},
  journal={The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology},
  pages={29 - 53}
  • J. Cerný
  • Published 1 December 1945
  • History
  • The Journal of Egyptian Archaeology
IT often happens that documents which have come down to us from Pharaonic Egypt mention the same persons. Nor are these always persons of high rank, but may be quite unimportant people. Above all, the workmen and scribes employed in the work on the Royal Tombs of the New Kingdom at Thebes and members of their families are mentioned again and again alike in hieroglyphic inscriptions and in hieratic documents, so that it is frequently possible for us to obtain a glimpse of their lives and to… 
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