National Geographic : 1932 Dec
Photograph by A. Gaddis and G.Seif PICTURES ON THE TOMBS Of NOBLES AT THEBES SHOW EGYPTIAN SURVEYORS AT WORK In the top panel, on the tomb of Menna, men measure a field of grain with a knotted rope, corresponding toasurveyor's chain. Inthe second panel Menna's chariot and servants await to carry him to the fields. In the lower row he sits under a canopy, while farm work proceeds about him. One girl appears to be taking a thorn from another's foot.