Who's Who of Egyptian people, queens and family: Nenkhsekhmet


5th Dynasty

Nenkhsekhmet was a physician to the royal court during the reign of Sahure. In honor of his long and faithful service, he was honored by the king. He was given limestone and a false door to for his tomb. Sahure directed the workers in the gathering of the materials for the tomb. His rewards are told about on a stela that was discovered at Saqqara.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011