Model Type
offering bearer
Description
Breasted: 11. Paris, Louvre, E 11990 (Pl. 57 [2nd from right]). Wears long, white skirt supported by two straps, one over each shoulder.
From Asyut, tomb of Wepwautemhet (No. 14). Height. 63 cm. Chassinat, op. cit., Pl. XXXV, 1, and p. 164.
Site
Asyut
Tomb
No. 14
Burial
Wepwautemhet
Date
12 dyn
Ref. for dating
Louvre website
Museum
Musée du Louvre, Paris
Accession number
E 11990
Breasted Classification
IV-1-3-D SERVANTS CARRYING SUPPLIES FOR DECEASED, AND FUNERAL SCENES - Servants Carrying Supplies for Deceased. - Women servants singly, or in rows of two or more, bring supplies for deceased. - Eleventh dynasty.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 63 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , IV-1-3-D 11, Pl. 57
Chassinat-etal-1911 , Pl. XXXV, 1, and p. 164
Tooley-1989 , pp. 35, 198,230, Ill. 39:3
Museum Online Record Card
URL: http://cartelen.louvre.fr/cartelen/visite?srv=car_not_frame&idNotice=3032&langue=en
Links to Images and Other Refs

http://cartelen.louvre.fr/cartelen/visite?srv=obj_view_obj&objet=cartel_3034_27809_ev006852.001.jpg_obj.html&flag=false

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/f4/Offering_bearers_Louvre.jpg;


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