Griffith Institute Watercolours & Drawings 83
Griffith, F. Ll. (ed.), Beni Hasan i, pl. xxviii
Concept and direction: Jaromir Malek
Cataloguing and HTML editing: Lee Young and John Wyatt
Initial cataloguing: Helen Murray
Additional cataloguing and editing: Elizabeth Fleming, Alison Hobby,
Luigi Prada and Jaromir Malek
Scanning: Jenni Navratil, assisted by Cat Warsi
Coordination: Elizabeth Fleming
- copy by M. W. Blackden
- watercolour 32.2 by 45.8 cm
- [on watercolour]
M. W. Blackden
- [on mount recto]
One of a group of foreigners entering Egypt: (the Aamu, a northern tribe): they wear handsome coloured garments with fringe, have brown skin not red - black hair & a short beard. The face is Semitic in type. Many of the group wear boots.
This was copied very carefully from original by M. W. B. See his letter .. for hieroglyphs
See other copy in large portfolio.
- Beni Hasan. Tomb 3. Khnemhotep III (or II according to some authors). Temp. Amenemhet II to Sesostris II. Hall.
- III, Aamu sheikh with Nubian Ibex
- PM iv.145(7)-(11)
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