In the fields

One of the first jobs that scribes might have after they finished school was working in the fields counting crops or animals.

This is a wall painting from the tomb of a nobleman called Nebamun.

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  • Palette
  • Papyrus scroll
  • Briefcase
  • Document box
  • Linen clothing
  • Geese