Model Type
miller
Description
Breasted -- 2. Cairo Museum, 494. Kneeling female figure on rectangular base. Does not lean as far forward as No. 1. Both hands grasp upper grinding stone, which is rounded on top. Lower grinding stone slopes away from figure. No wig is worn. 21 Provenance unknown. Length: 46 cm. Ibid., Pl. 83, text, pp. 68-69
Site
Unknown
Museum
Egyptian Museum , Cairo
Accession number
CG-494
Breasted Classification
II-1-2-A-e PREPARATION AND PROCESSING OF FOOD - The Making of Bread. - Kneeling man or woman grinding grain. - Single figures. - Middle Kingdom, wood.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Length 46 cm
References (Bibliography)
Borchardt-1925 , II Pl 83, text, pp. 68-69
BreastedJnr-1948 , II-1-2-A-e 2.
Links to Images and Other Refs


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