Who's Who of Egyptian people, queens and family: Saiset


Nineteenth Dynasty

Saiset was Overseer of the Granaries during the reign of King Ramesses II. Though his was a relatively modest post he was able to commission a handsome red granite sarcophagus, much of the detailed carving of which was enlivened with color.

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Last Updated: June 20th, 2011