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 Aperel

Aperel

Birth
Death unknown
Burial Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
Memorial ID 81741586 · View Source
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18th Dynasty Egyptian Vizier. He served during the reigns of Amenhotep III and Akhenaten. He was also a commander of chariots and high priest of Ptah. He and his wife, Tawosret, and his son, Huy, who was a commander of horse, and commander of chariots after his father, shared the same tomb at Saqqara. His intact tomb was discovered and excavated in the last quarter of the 20th century by the French under Alain Zivie. Aperel's existence was unknown until that time. The tomb is located in the cliffs of the Bubasteion. His name is Semitic, it cannot be assumed, however, that he was of foreign origin. His name has also been recorded as Aper-el and Aperia.


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  • Created by: Iola
  • Added: 9 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81741586
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aperel (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81741586, citing Saqqara, Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt ; Maintained by Iola (contributor 46780914) .