Fragment of Ushabti
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
height: 1 15/16 in. (5 cm); width at elbows: 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm) (show scale)
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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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Fragment of Ushabti, 664-332 B.C.E. Glassy Faience, height: 1 15/16 in. (5 cm); width at elbows: 1 1/8 in. (2.9 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, 16.367. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.367_front_bw.jpg)
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Fragment (shoulders to knees) of green faience ushabti of Ptahnufer, the son of T3-nfr born to the lady Nht-mwt-rw. Inscription incised around lower part of body. Cf. 08.480.10 & 11 and 37.180E. Material is glassy faience.
Condition: Fragmentary. Glaze worn. Good workmanship. The material appears to be stone but is apparently a vitreous substance probably a very fine faience. Material is glassy faience.
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