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Tomb Chapel of Meryrenefer Qar

Meryrenefer was an official probably during the reign of Pepi II. He was the “Overseer of the Pyramid Towns of Khufu and Menkaure”, the “Inspector of wab-priests of the Pyramid of Khafre” and “Tenant of the Pyramid of Pepi I. However, he is better known to us as Qar (or Kar). He was married to Gefi, who was a “Prophetess of Hathor”.

Mastaba of Qar tomb (G 7101). Old Kingdom, 5th Dynasty, ca. 2494-2345 BC.

Eastern Cemetery at Giza.