Model Type
herdsman
Description
Breasted -- 2. Brussels, Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, E 785,1. Twelfth dynasty. Herdsman walks with his left leg forward, but no feet are indicated since they were probably thought of as being concealed in soft earth of a field. He drives animal ahead of him, its hoofs likewise hidden in soil.
From Antinoë. cl. B. 42. Dimensions of base: 23 cm. x 8 cm.; height of herdsman: 22 cm.; length of bull: 16 cm.; height of bull: 10 cm.
Site
Sheikh Ibada
Tomb
Tomb A - Mr-SnT
Date
FIP to Senwosret I
Ref. for dating
Tooley p. 115
Museum
Musées Royaux d`Art et d`Histoire , Brussels
Accession number
E.0785.1
Breasted Classification
I-2-5 PRODUCTION AND STORAGE OF FOOD - Cattle-breeding Scenes. - Man leading an ox or bull.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height of herdsman 22 cm Length of bull 16 cm Height of bull 10 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , I-2-5 2.
Tooley-1989 , p. 24
Web Museum Record Card
URL: http://carmentis.kmkg-mrah.be/eMuseumPlus?service=ExternalInterface&module=collection&objectId=75695&viewType=detailView
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