Tomb BH 777 at Beni Hasan


Burial of Hetep.

Garstang inventory list

i. Nineteen wooden figures and fragments.
ii. Steering oar, masts and fragments from model boats.
iii. Portion of head rest.
iv. Throwing stick, as in Fig. 166.
v. Twelve large green glazed ball beads.
vi. Two bronze tools.
vii. Two small pieces bronze.
viii. Circular vase lid of alabaster.
ix. Shell (p. 197).
x. Inscribed coffin.
xi. Models from rowing boat and bakery.
Pottery, Types 6 (two, one small), 25, 26,

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. Hetep