Model Type
cooking
Description
Breasted -- 5. London, British Museum, 29596. Twelfth dynasty. Wood. Squatting man holds fan in right hand; the left hand formerly held spit with goose or duck on it. Circular dish in front held live coals. 153 Height: 22.2 cm. British Museum, Guide to 4th, 5th and 6th Egyptian Rooms, p. 20. Provenance unknown.
BM website: Height: 22.3 centimetres, Length: 19.6 centimetres, Width: 8.2 centimetres
Site
Unknown
Museum
British Museum , London
Accession number
EA 29596
Breasted Classification
II-5-2 PREPARATION AND PROCESSING OF FOOD - Kitchen Scenes - Squatting on the ground, a man is engaged in cleaning or cooking fowl, usually a goose.
Material
wood
Dimensions
Height 22.3 cm Length 19.6 cm Width 8.2 cm
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , II-5-2 5.
BritMuseum-1922 , p. 20
Web Museum Record Card
URL: http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database/search_object_details.aspx?objectid=118653&partid=1
Links to Images and Other Refs


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