Shabty of Queen Karamama
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-656 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Shabty of Queen Karamama, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E. Faience, Height: 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.209E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.209E_front_PS2.jpg)
front, 37.209E_front_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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Ushabti of Queen Keromama. Right hand is crossed on breast and holds a mattock which rests unsupported on left breast. Her left arm rests at her side. She wears a bag wig with uraeus. Traces of paint on her back indicate showing the ends of a tied fillet. A single column of inscription on the front of her kilt and one on her legs.
Condition: Overall quality is poor, very crude workmanship.
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