Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Statuette of a woman kneading dough used to make beer, the most common alcoholic beverage in Egypt and a dietary staple
Egypt
21st–20th century BCE
Painted wood
H: 38; W: 11, L: 22 cm
Extended loan from Eilat municipality
Accession number: 91.10.9
 
 


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir