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Herytubekhet papyrus – Cairo 89

Herytubekhet – Hryt-wbxt
Daressy A.133 – Shabtis Bab el Gasus
Also known as Heroubekht, Herouben, Harweben, Herytuben, Heroub, Herubechet, Heruben. Ranke I, pg. 253, 6, Ranke II, pg. 379. The name means poetically translated ‘Luminous firmament (the vault of the heavens)’, Aubert pg. 82. She is named Harweben in Aston, Herytuben by Prof. Niwinski and Heroub by Brunton & Guēraud
Daughter of Isetemkhebit D (Royal Cache) and granddaughter of HPA Menkherrere A

Mistress of the house, Chantress of Amen-Re, the king of the gods, Overseer of the harem of Amen in the fourth phyle (or Great chief of Amen’s sacred musical troupe in the fourth phyle), Second prophetess of Mut at the temple of birth, Third prophetess of Mut the great, mistress of Isheru

NB. Instead of ‘harem’ Liliane Aubert translates this part of the title as ‘du corps musical sacre’. Alba Maria Villar Gómez translates this part as ‘sacred musical troupe’

BA S.R.VII.10254 = JE 31986, Cairo 89, staircase, room 5

Amduat papyrus for Herytubekhet

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Amduat papyrus for Herytubekhet, length 191 cm, height 23.5 cm. View in full screen
BA S.R.VII.10254 = JE 31986, Cairo 89, Type A.III.2a Niwinski
See for description Mythological Papyri 1957, Piankoff and Rambova page  75-76 and Plate 2
Photo and panorama view VB 2021 (quality remarks)