Funerary Figurine of Neskhons
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1075-945 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period
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Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Funerary Figurine of Neskhons, ca. 1075-945 B.C.E. Faience, 6 3/8 × 1 15/16 in. (16.2 × 5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.182. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.182_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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Dark blue faience Ushabti of the Princess Nes-Khons in the Dress of Life. One column of painted inscription on front of dress; right hand held to breast grasping uncertain object.
Condition: Good; large hole in right forehead due to defective firing; crude workmanship.
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