Model of a Scribe card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Model of a Scribe


On display


Model of a scribe from a granary model. Gesso and painted reddish brown, white and black. Squatting, writing on board with right hand. On right side of the board there is a depiction of a pen holder in black paint. Garstang's Appendix describes the figure as having hieratic writing on the palette. Mounted on modern wooden base. From Beni Hasan tomb 81, the tomb of Nefera and Arythotep.