Model Type
female offering bearer
Description
Turin Mus. online cat:
Statuette of an offering bearer
Inv. no. : S. 14778
Material: Wood
Dimensions: 45 x 12 x 9 cm
Date: 2118–1980 BCE
Period: First Intermediate Period
Provenance: Asyut
Acquisition: Schiaparelli excavations (1911-1913)
Selected bibliography:
Eschenbrenner-Diemer, Gersande, “From the workshop to the grave : The case of wooden funerary models”, in G. Miniaci (ed.), Company of images: modelling the imaginary world of Middle Kingdom Egypt (2000-1500 BC ), Leuven, p. 138, 139

Schiaparelli excavated Asyut for the Turin Museum in the early 20th century, but he did not publish his excavations.

Site
Asyut
Date
FIP
Ref. for dating
Turin web site
Museum
Museo Egizio, Turin
Accession number
S. 14778
Material
wood
Dimensions
Dimensions 45 x 12 x 9 cm Support (modern) 3.5 x 6.5 x 16 cm
Museum Online Record Card
URL: https://collezioni.museoegizio.it/en-GB/material/S_14778
Links to Images and Other Refs


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