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Shabty of the Woman, Zed-Khonsu

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Egyptian
MEDIUM Nile mud, pigment
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1292–656 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 19 to Dynasty 25
    PERIOD New Kingdom to Third Intermediate Period
    DIMENSIONS 4 5/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (11 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Nile mud ushabti of the woman Djed-Khonsu. Mummiform figure, back is unmodelled. Oringinally fired with white slip and details painted in black. Only traces of paint remain. Still discernable are fillet around head, sack, and hoes. One column of inscription on front. Condition: Paint largely gone. Inscription almost illegible. Intact.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Egyptian. Shabty of the Woman, Zed-Khonsu, ca. 1292–656 B.C.E. Nile mud, pigment, 4 5/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (11 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.142E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.142E_negA_print_bw.jpg)
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