Tomb BH 540 at Beni Hasan


Garstang inventory list

i. Wooden stand for figure-with feet painted in centre.
ii. Portion of wooden sandal, broken two pieces.
iii. Six decayed wooden figures, four fragments of arms, etc., also two pieces resembling cow's legs.
iv. Figures from granary and bakery scene.
      fragments granary
      fragments baking
v. Sea shell and one ball blue-green glaze bead.
vi. Large portion of cane basket.
Pottery, Types 14 (small), 15, 16, 32, 43 (two).

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


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