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Small Shabty of the Chief Draftsman Amen-em-opet

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Place Made: Deir el-Bahri, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY XXI Dynasty to XXII Dynasty
    PERIOD Third Intermediate Period
    DIMENSIONS 4 1/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 7/16 in. (10.5 x 4 x 3.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Small Shabty of the Chief Draftsman Amen-em-opet, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E. Faience, 4 1/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 7/16 in. (10.5 x 4 x 3.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.138E. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE front, 37.138E_front_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Faience Ushabti of the Chief Draughtsman of the Estate of Amon-Re, Amon-ern-opet. Details of face, hair and inscription in black. Mummiform, with tools and sack. Face indistinct. Fillet around rounded head. Condition: Bright blue glaze. Slight wearthering on face and hands. Intact. Cf. 37.136E
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