Current Research in Egyptology 2011: Proceedings of the by Heba Abd El Gawad, Nathalie Andrews, Maria Correas-Amador,

By Heba Abd El Gawad, Nathalie Andrews, Maria Correas-Amador, Veronica Tamorri, James Taylor

The 12th annual present learn in Egyptology symposium aimed to spotlight the multidisciplinary nature of the sector of Egyptology. Papers in those court cases replicate this multidisciplinarity, with study in line with Archaeology, Linguistics, Cultural Astronomy, Historiography, Botany, faith and legislation, among others. through one or numerous of those disciplines, members to this quantity process a wide variety of matters spanning from Prehistory to trendy Egypt, together with: self-presentation, id, provenance and museum reports, funerary paintings and practices, household structure, fabric tradition, mythology, faith, trade, financial system, dream interpretation and the beginning of Egyptology as a self-discipline.

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2337, Present location – IFAO, based on Vandier D’Abbadie (1937 Pl. L). Figure 2. Figured ostraca, provenance unknown, example of ‘women in pavilions or outdoor locations’ dataset. BM 8506, Present location – British Museum © Trustees of the British Museum. examples the child is in front of the woman who is facing the viewer’s right. Apparent there was a preference to orientation, with the main figure facing the viewer’s right. There are clear areas of significance within the scenes. The bed itself appears as an important and highly decorated item.

CXX). 32 Joanne Backhouse also have idiosyncratic hairstyles (see Figures 5 and 6). ’ The high pony-tail style, gives the head an elongated, conical shape. The servant in one of the ‘elaborate bed’ scenes (Berlin 21451) also has this hairstyle and is likewise holding a mirror and kohl pot (Shäfer 1916, fig. 10). A similar hairstyle is also depicted in a scene of animal parody. Here a young girl, possibly a servant, dances naked, before a kiosk (Peterson 1974, 102). Lastly, the same hairstyle is seen on a fragment in Brussels.

1938) Une Fresque Civile de Deir el Médineh. Revue D’Égyptologie, 3, 27–35. Vandier D’Abbadie, J. (1957) Deux ostraca figurés. Bulletin de l’ Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale, 56, 21–34. Vandier D’Abbadie, J. (1946) Catalogue des Ostraca Figurés de Deir el Médineh, Vol. 3. Cairo, Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale du Caire. Vandier D’Abbadie, J. (1959) Catalogue des Ostraca Figurés de Deir el Médineh, Vol. 4. Cairo, Institut Français d’Archéologie Orientale du Caire. Werbrouck, M.

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