Model Type
offering bearer
Tooley-1989 p. 203:
CG 796. H.37 cms. Female figure with feet together wearing a single strap dress and long hair. The left arm is raised to support the missing basket. The right arm is pendant (Borchardt 1930, 97).[not illustrated] Date uncertain.
Borchardt Statuen 3 (1930) p97: CG 796 (JE 30533) . Painted statue of a standing, female offering bearer. - Wood. - Height: 0.37 m.
ATTITUDE. As with CG 793. However, the r. Hand closed and pierced [...]. The left hand held an object on the head of the woman whose traces still visible.
COSTUME. As for CG 793 However, a strap is painted on the left Shoulder/
COLOURS. Hair, eyebrows, eyelashes, make-up strips and pupils are black. White in the eye, white robe. Angle of the eye red. Color yellow. Footplate red-brown.
Egyptian Museum, Cairo
Accession number
JE 30533
Catalogue Général (CG)
Height 37 cm
References (Bibliography)
Borchardt-1911 , III, p. 97
Tooley-1989 , p. 203

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