Models of Rowing Oars card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Models of Rowing Oars


Currently not on display


Nine wooden rowing oars from a model ship, longest being 200 mm. From Beni Hasan, cemetery below the Middle Kingdom rock-cut tombs: excavated by John Garstang of the Liverpool Institute of Archaeology, 1902-1904. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Areas of surface loss, mottled residue on some of the oars, surface dirt.