Hetepheres II and daughter Meresankh III

Hetepheres II and daughter Meresankh III
Hetepheres II and daughter Meresankh III
Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty, c. 2548-2522 B.C.

Double Mastaba of Meresankh III, G7530-40 (originally built for Hetepheres II), Giza Necropolis.

Hetepheres II is the daughter of King Khufu, her daughter Meresankh III is granddaughter to Khufu and the wife of King Khafre.

“Her mother, beholder of Horus and Seth, the great favourite, the controller of the butchers of the house of the acacia, the king’s wife, Hetepheres”” Her daughter of her body, the king’s daughter, beholder of Horus and Seth, Meresankh, the great favourite, greatly praised, priestess of Thoth, companion of Horus, consort of he who is beloved of the Two Mistresses, the king’s beloved wife, Meresankh”