Model Type
granary
Description
Breasted: 10. Paris, Louvre, E 11938 (Pl. 12a). Eleventh dynasty. Usual model, with five figures.
From Asyut, tomb of Nakhti, pit 1. Length: 43 cm.; width: 40 cm.; height: 32 cm. Chassinat, Fouilles dans la Necropole d'Assiout, p. 50.
Site
Asyut
Tomb
No. 7
Burial
Nakhti
Date
late 11 dyn
Ref. for dating
Tooley-1989 p. 99
Museum
Musée du Louvre, Paris
Accession number
E 11938
Breasted Classification
I-3-1-B PRODUCTION AND STORAGE OF FOOD - Storage of Food. - Model granaries with workmen storing grain. - Wooden models of granary storehouses, usually with human figures.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Length 43 cm Width 40 cm Height 32 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , I-3-1-B 10, Pl. 12a
Chassinat-etal-1911 , p. 50
Tooley-1989 , pp. 35, 99
Museum Online Record Card
URL: https://collections.louvre.fr/en/ark:/53355/cl010008412
Links to Images and Other Refs


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