Model Type
file of offering bearers
Description
Breasted:
4. Toronto, Royal Museum of Archaeology. Three market girls walking one behind the other: all wear white skirts with a design of black dots, and carry the usual baskets on their heads.
From Deir el Bahari. Base: 45.8 cm. x 11 cm. x 1.2 cm.; height to top of head of front girl (from top of base) 31.3 cm. Unpublished.
Note: Tooley gives the find location as Pit 14,Neb-hetep-Ra "Pit 14" was the ka-sanctuary of Mentuhotep (Naville I, p 51) (i.e. Neb-hetep-Ra). However, she states that this information is unreliable.
Site
Deir el-Bahri
Date
11 dyn.
Museum
Royal Ontario Museum , Toronto
Accession number
910.18.17
Breasted Classification
IV-1-3-E 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. - Twelfth dynasty.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Base 45.8 cm x 11 cm x 1.2 cm Height of front girl 31.3 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , IV-1-3-E 4.
Tooley-1989 , p. 191, Ill. 36
Links to Images and Other Refs


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