The Papyrus Ebers, the single greatest medical text of ancient times, gives 600 prescriptions for every known ailment of the time, and beer is an ingredient in 118 of them. (Tomb model of woman brewing beer in ancient Egypt.
Tomb of Tutankhamun. Detail of bed w/sideboards in the form of Ammut: hippopotamus head - lion's legs - crocodile body. Ammut is known as the devourer of evildoers. She figures prominently in the Judgment of the Dead.