Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Nile mud, painted
ca. 1292-656 B.C.E.
XIX Dynasty to XXV Dynasty
New Kingdom to Third Intermediate Period
5 5/16 x 1 7/16 x 7/8 in. (13.5 x 3.6 x 2.3 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Egyptian. Ushabti, ca. 1292-656 B.C.E. Nile mud, painted, 5 5/16 x 1 7/16 x 7/8 in. (13.5 x 3.6 x 2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.161E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.160E_37.161E_37.159E_37.142E_NegGRPA_bw.jpg)
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Hand formed and sun-dried Nile mud ushabti of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose. Covered with white slip; details in black. In mummiform with hoes and sack. one column of inscription. For inscription see 37.156E.
Condition: Poor condition. The Figure has been broken in two and repaired. Paint largely gone; inscription obliterated. Round hole at left temple.
One of a group 37.156E - 37.161E.
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