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Shabty of Queen Henuttawy

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Reportedly From: Deir el-Bahri, Thebes, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1075–945 B.C.E
    DYNASTY Dynasty 21
    PERIOD Third Intermediate Period
    DIMENSIONS 4 3/4 x 1 11/16 x 7/8 in. (12.1 x 4.3 x 2.3 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Dark blue faience ushabti of Queen Hent-Taui, wife of the Priest-King Pi-nozem. Painted hoe grasped in each hand. Inscription painted in single column down front of body. Condition: Broken just below elbows and assembled. Small portions missing from break at back.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Shabty of Queen Henuttawy, ca. 1075–945 B.C.E. Faience, 4 3/4 x 1 11/16 x 7/8 in. (12.1 x 4.3 x 2.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 08.480.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.08.480.6_view1.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.08.480.6_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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