Garstang Inventory: ix. Small group, man with hoe, etc., making bricks.|
Breasted -- 2. From Beni Hasan, tomb 275 Twelfth dynasty. Only three men are here at work; one standing figure breaks up dry mud with a hoe held in both hands. At his left sits another man who is probably moistening and kneading the broken-up, dry mud. The third, who is also seated. is forming bricks in a mould.
Formerly in Martyn Kennard Collection. Garstang, Burial Customs, fig. 129, p. 131.
|British Museum, London|
|III-3 INDUSTRIES: CRAFTSMEN AND SHOPS - Brick Making.|
|BreastedJnr-1948 , III-3 2.|
|Garstang-1907a , Fig 129,p.131|
|Tooley-1989 , pp. 44,105|
|Tooley-1999 , Fig 43|
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