Model Type
granary
Description
Tooley (p97): Pit 3. YPM 6743. H.24.5 x W.44 x L.41 cms. A rectangular granary with peaked corners (c. 30?). The door in the right corner leads onto a court filled with 5 figures engaged in measuring and sack filling activities. Across the back wall are 3 painted magazine windows. On the terrace, accessed by stairs to the left, are 3 men filling them. The walls are deep yellow, with a door jamb of red and white (Naville 1907, 44, IX:5; Porter and Moss 1964, 656; Scott 1986, 74). 11 dyn.
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Scott. p. 74: Condition: The roof is a restoration of the original, based upon the excavation photograph.
Site
Deir el-Bahri
Tomb
Pit 3
Date
11 dyn
Ref. for dating
Tooley p.97
Museum
Peabody Museum , Yale
Accession number
YPM 6743
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 24.5 cm. Width 44 cm, Length 41 cm
References (Bibliography)
Naville-1907 , p. 44, Pl. IX:5
Scott-1986 , 38 B, p. 74
Tooley-1989 , p. 97
Links to Images and Other Refs


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