Model Type
offering bearer
Description
Tooley (p.200): Hogarth tomb VI. BM 45075. H.40.6 cms. Female figure forming an identical pair with the above. i.e. : [BM 45074] ... Female figure in walking pose wearing a white dress with one strap over the left shoulder and short full bottomed hair held in a white fillet. The nipples are indicated by groups of black dots. On the head is a trapezoid basket with integral lid, the basketry marked in black, supported by the left arm slightly bent at the elbow, the hand straight up. In the pendant right hand, held by the wings is a large duck. The triangular face is crudely modelled with a wedge nose, no mouth and painted eyes, outlined in black with fishtail cosmetic lines and brows which curve.
Site
Asyut
Tomb
Tomb VI (Hogarth)
Date
11 dyn
Ref. for dating
Tooley p. 36
Museum
British Museum , London
Accession number
EA 45075
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 40.6 cm
References (Bibliography)
Tooley-1989 , pp. 36,200,230
Web Museum Record Card
URL: http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database/search_object_details.aspx?objectid=124322&partid=1



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