Tomb BH 865 at Beni Hasan


Garstang inventory list

i. Mirror.
ii. Fifteen portions of decayed wooden figures.
iii. Broken rudder, oar and several fragments of oars (decayed), piece of canopy, and other portions of model boats.
iv. Hull of rowing boat.
v. Remains of sailing boat, with shield, probably containing warrior.
vi. Remains of bakery and granary.
vii. Girl with basket and geese.
Pottery, Types 4, 13 (I large), 14, 15 (six), 16 (two), J9, 24, 25, 27, 29, 32 (three), 34 (two), 37, 39, 40 (three) 42

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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