Shabty of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1292-656 B.C.E.
Dynasty 19 to Dynasty 25
New Kingdom to Third Intermediate Period
7 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (17.9 x 4.9 x 2.8 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Wooden ushabti of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose in mummiform with hoes and sack in back. Covered in white slip with inscription and wig in black. Hoes, sack, and lines bordering inscription and wig in black. Hoes, sack, and lines bordering inscription are red, as are lips and nostrils. One column of inscription.
Condition: Small pieces chipped from back. Red paint preserved on border of inscription, sack, and mouth.
This item is not on view
Egyptian. Shabty of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose, ca. 1292-656 B.C.E. Wood, 7 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 1/8 in. (17.9 x 4.9 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.158E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.158E_37.156E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
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