Amenemipet called Pairy

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Amenemipet called Pairy
Dynasty 18th Dynasty
Pharaoh Amenhotep II and Tuthmosis IV
Father Ahmose-Humay
Mother Nub
Children Paser
Burial Thebes TT29 and KV48 in the Valley of the Kings

Amenemipet called Pairy was a Vizier of Ancient Egypt.[1] He served during the reign of Amenhotep II and Tuthmosis IV.[2]

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Amenemipet (called) Pairy[1]
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Amenemipet called Pairy was the son of Ahmose Humay and Nub. He was the brother of Sennefer who is shown in Amenemipet's Theban tomb together with Sennefer's wife Senetnay. Amenemipet had at least one son named Paser, who is depicted in his Theban tomb.[1]

Tombs and Burial[edit]

Amenemipet called Pairy was buried in TT29 in Abd el Qurna in Thebes.[1] He also had a tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Tomb KV48 is an undecorated tomb in the western branch of the southwest wadi. It is located near KV35, the tomb of Amenhotep II whom Amenemipet served. The tomb contained among others some shabtis belonging to Amenemipet.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d Porter,B. and Moss R.L.B., Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings: The Theban Necropolis, Part One: Private Tombs. Second Edition. Griffith Institute. Oxford. 1994
  2. ^ Viziers by Anneke Bart
  3. ^ Tomb 48 on the Theban Mapping Project page