Egyptian. <em>Shabty of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose</em>, ca. 1292–656 B.C.E. Nile mud, pigment, 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.37.161E_37.142E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)

Shabty of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose


Medium: Nile mud, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1292–656 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 5 5/16 x 1 7/16 x 7/8 in. (13.5 x 3.6 x 2.3 cm)


Accession Number: 37.161E

Image: CUR.37.161E_37.142E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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