Breasted: 6. Cairo Museum, beer-making scene. Twelfth dynasty. Seven male figures: three prepare, mix and strain ingredients of beer; two water carriers bear pairs of pitchers hung from a yoke held on the shoulders; sixth figure apparently prepares bread; and seventh stands inside large tub, kneading dough with his feet. Six large beer jugs lie on their sides.|
From Beni Hasan, tomb 116 (of Nefery). Length: 63.5 cm. Garstang, op. cit., figs. 61, 62, pp. 74-75.
Garstang Inventory: viii. Brewing scene, seven figures.
|11 dyn. to Senwosret II|
|Ref. for dating|
|Tooley-1989 p. 48|
|Egyptian Museum, Cairo|
|II-2-4 PREPARATION AND PROCESSING OF FOOD - The Manufacture of Beer. - Model brewing scenes.|
|JE 37563 seems to be accession number for whole burial contents|
|Length 63.5 cm|
|BreastedJnr-1948 , II-2-4 6.|
|Garstang-1907a , figs. 61, 62, pp. 74-75|
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internal ID: 966