Model Type
granary
Description
GlobalEgMus: -- The model of a granary with its roof removed was enclosed in a wooden box. It depicts the activities of a real granary building.
The walls of the granary are painted yellow with red lines along the edges and the doors. In the courtyard of the granary, several men are standing, carrying full sacks of grain, or bending over to measure the grain for distribution.
On the left, stairs lead up to the figure of a squatting scribe, who is holding a board on his knees and registering the amount of grain gathered. height=42 cm. width=25 cm. length=37 cm.
Site
Unknown
Date
Middle Kingdom
Ref. for dating
GlobalEgMus
Museum
Egyptian Museum , Cairo
Accession number
TR-2-3-15-4,SR-19
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 42 cm Width 25 cm Length 37 cm
Web Museum Record Card
URL: http://www.globalegyptianmuseum.org/record.aspx?id=15619
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