Burial of Nefery

Site: Beni_Hasan, Tomb: BH 116


Burial of a) Tomb of Nefery, physician; b) of Mer-er-ut; c) of Er-denes. vide pp. 65-79. (The whole tomb-group of Nefery is rearranged in its original position in the Museum of Cairo.)

(from Garstang.)

Garstang inventory list

[The burial of Nefery was in the lower chamber and was quite well preserved.]

i. Two painted and inscribed coffins of Nefery.
ii. Rowing boat of twenty oars. Figs. 57, 58.
iii. Sailing boat with thirteen figures. Fig 59
iv. Wood figure of girl with basket on head and pigeon in hand. Fig.64
      offering bearer
v. Figure of man carrying large pitcher. Fig. 64.
      offering bearer (male)
vi. Scribe's writing board (36.5 cms. x 18 cms.), palette, pens and ink. Fig.65
vii. Bread-making scene, three figures. Fig.63
viii. Brewing scene, seven figures. Fig.62.
ix. Model of granary, four figures. Fig.60.
x. Group of model implements: remains of bag in which they were kept. Fig. 66.

Pottery, Types 15 (two), 25, 26. Two small dishes.