Tomb BH 516 at Beni Hasan


Burial of Aryt-hetep and Y-en-mut.

Garstang inventory list

i. Wooden figure representing embalmed body.
ii. Eighteen doll figures from rowing boat, and long oars.
iii. Wooden figures from bakery scene; bakery table and model of beer vat.
iv. Two flint implements.
v. Fragment of inscribed stone.
vi. Number of flat circular green glazed beads, ball beads, and beads of shell, crystal and bronze.
vii. Fragments of inscribed coffins.
Pottery, Type 6.

Excavation Report

Garstang Burial Customs

Reference (Bibliography)

Garstang J, The Burial Customs of the Ancient Egyptians, as illustrated by Tombs of the Middle Kingdom, 1907, London, Constable., 1907


  1. Aryt-hetep and Y-en-mut