Tomb Model


From: Egypt | Sedment

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

View All (8) Object Images

Object Number E14261
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Sedment
Locus Tomb 2111, Tomb of Khentkhety
Period First Intermediate Period
Date Made 2130 - 1980 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Wood | Pigment
Iconography Women | Basket

Painted wooden tomb model of two female offering bearers. The first woman holds a duck in her right hand. Both women hold their left hands up to balance a basket on their head.

Height 34.5 cm
Width 4.8 cm
Depth 19.7 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921

Report problems and issues to