Nebhepet papyrus – Turin 1

Mebhepet nb-Hpt
Probably from Thebes, 21th Dynasty, acquisition in 1824
Ranke I, pg. 186, 3

Wab-priest, royal scribe, necropolis-scribe, scribe in the Horizon of Eternity, overseer of the young people in the Place of Truth, overseer of the works in the House of Eternity

Nebhepet was the son of the famous Deir el-Medina scribe Butehamun. The papyrus was first made for a different person, but his name was erased and the names and titles of Nebhepet were put in its place instead

Book of the Dead for Nebhepet

Book of the Dead papyrus for Nebhepet
Length 300 cm, height 23 cm
BD 1768, Turin 1, Type BD.III.1a Niwinski
See Museo Egizio for additional info
Photo website Museo Egizio and panorama view VB 2022