Bread



Accession Number
EA5349
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Offerings case
Object Type
Organic remains, Food, Bread
Material
Foodstuff (Bread)
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Height: 122mm | Length: 78mm | Depth: 18mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A sample of bread. It is on long-loan from the British Museum who acquired it in 1834 from the collection of Joseph Sams.

Bibliography

Cartwright, Caroline & John H. Taylor 2015. Ancient Egyptian funerary food: new insights. British Museum Technical Research Bulletin 9, 97–105. [pp. 98, 105, table. 1] Goodridge, Wendy R. & Stuart J. Williams 2005. Offerings from The British Museum. Swansea: The Egypt Centre. [p. 19]

Last modified: 18 Nov 2022

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