Model Type
Breasted: 9. Edinburgh, Royal Scottish Museum, 1914.72. Twelfth dynasty. Three figures engaged in bread- or beer-making: male overseer, 17 cm. high, in striding pose; squatting woman, 11 cm. high, whose right arm apparently held stick and who probably tended fire; man, 13 cm. high, carrying jugs on yoke across shoulders.
From Beni Hasan (?). Purchased from Martyn Kennard Collection. Cf. Sotheby's Sale Catalogue, July 18, 1912, p. 51, No. 506.
Inf. Nat Mus Scot: probably sawn in moden times from a larger group
Beni Hasan
National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Accession number
Breasted Classification
II-4-1 PREPARATION AND PROCESSING OF FOOD - Model Scenes of Baking, Brewing, and Slaughtering. - Baking and brewing in same house or room.
References (Bibliography)
BreastedJnr-1948 , II-4-1 9.
Sotheby-1912 , p. 51, No. 506
Museum Online Record Card
Links to Images and Other Refs


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