Model Type
granary
Description
Tooley p.114: Bershah tomb E14, south, of Spi III. JE 32831. W.26 x L.36 cms (plate 23:2). This tomb produced a set of well made models which included a rectangular structure without peaked walls. The door is in the right corner opposite which, against the back wall is a canopy for the 2 seated scribes. A further scribe and the overseer with 3b-sceptre stand outside the canopy. Along the left wall is a row of 4 open topped magazines mounted by stairs running parallel to the magazine fronts. In the court 5 labourers measure and carry grain sacks (Daressy 1900, 38-9, fig.1). Dated 12 dyn., time of Senwosret II to III (p. 64-5).
Site
el-Bersheh
Tomb
E14 south - Spi III
Date
Senwosret II to III
Ref. for dating
Tooley p.64
Museum
Egyptian Museum , Cairo
Accession number
JE-32831
Notes
Journal dentrée (JE)
Material
wood
Dimensions
Length 36 cm
References (Bibliography)
Tooley-1989 , pp. 64,114, Ill. 23:2
Tooley-1999 , Fig 39
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