Model Type
combination: brewing / baking
Description
Breasted -- 10. Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, 21.886 (Pl. 37b). Twelfth dynasty. Bread- and beer-making scenes with four figures: woman wearing black wig and long white skirt grinds meal on raised grinding stone; striding figure carries tray of breads on left shoulder; seated female tends fire; standing man strains mash. Tray of breads has lines on top marking off one piece from another.
From El Bersheh, pit 10 A, chamber between coffin 4 and cast wall.
Site
el-Bersheh
Tomb
10A - Djehutinakht
Museum
Museum of Fine Arts , Boston
Accession number
21.886
Breasted Classification
II-4-1 PREPARATION AND PROCESSING OF FOOD - Model Scenes of Baking, Brewing, and Slaughtering. - Baking and brewing in same house or room.
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , II-4-1 10, Pl. 37b
Freed-etal-2009 ,
Tooley-1989 , p. 40
Web Museum Record Card
URL: http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/model-of-a-bakery-and-brewery-143960
Links to Images and Other Refs


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