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ꜥnḫ-f-n-mwt
"He lives for Mut"
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Coffin of Ankhefenmut from the Bab el-Gasus cache.

Dynasty 21st Dynasty
Pharaoh(s) Psusennes ISiamun
Titles Priest of Amun-Re
God's Father of Amun and Mut
Father Menkheperre
Mother Isetemakhbit (?)
Burial Bab el-Gasus
For other pages by this name, see Ankhefenmut.

Ankhefenmut (transliteration: ꜥnḫ-f-n-mwt, meaning: "He lives for Mut") was an ancient Egyptian priest of the Twenty-first Dynasty during the Third Intermediate Period.

Family[]

Ankhefenmut is a son of the High Priest of Amun Menkheperre. Although the identity of his mother remains unknown, she was probably his father's only known wife, Princess Isetemakhbit. His older brothers, Smendes II and Pinedjem II, rose to the position of High Priest of Amun. Additional brothers include; Psusennes and Hori. His sisters are; Henuttawy, Isetemakhbit, Meritamen, and Gautseshen.[1]

Burial[]

Ankhefenmut was buried in the Bab el-Gasus cache at Deir el-Bahari, which is part of the greater Theban Necropolis. His coffins, Book of the Dead, and mummy are now in Cairo.

References[]

  1. Dodson 2012, p. 64-65.

Bibliography[]

  • Dodson A., 2012 (Revised 2019 edition): Afterglow of Empire: Egypt from the Fall of the New Kingdom to the Saite Renaissance. The American University in Cairo Press.
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