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Ushabti of Ainmose

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Egyptian
MEDIUM Wood, 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 7 5/16 x 1 13/16 x 1 1/8 in. (18.5 x 4.6 x 2.8 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Wooden ushabti of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose in mummiform with hoes and sack in back. Covered with white slip with details in black. Missing feet. One column of inscription: The inspector the Osiris, the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose. Condition: Paint faded. Details of face gone. Intact except for gouge in crook of right arm. One of a group 37.156E thru 37.161E.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Egyptian. Ushabti of Ainmose, ca. 1292–656 B.C.E. Wood, pigment, 7 5/16 x 1 13/16 x 1 1/8 in. (18.5 x 4.6 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.157E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.157E_37.156E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.37.157E_37.156E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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