<em>Shabty of Queen Henuttawy</em>, ca. 1075–945 B.C.E. Faience, 4 1/2 × 1 11/16 × 15/16 in. (11.5 × 4.3 × 2.4 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, 16.179. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.179_wwgA-3.jpg)

Shabty of Queen Henuttawy

Medium: Faience

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1075–945 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 4 1/2 × 1 11/16 × 15/16 in. (11.5 × 4.3 × 2.4 cm)


Accession Number: 16.179

Image: CUR.16.179_wwgA-3.jpg,West Wing gallery A-3 installation

Catalogue Description:
Light blue faience ushabti of Queen Hent-taui wife of Pinezem I. One column of painted inscription down front of body. Painted flail grasped in each hand. Condition: Ushabti broken just under hands and has been assembled from two pieces. All painted details are a deep purple-blue; face and head show extensive traces of defective firing. Poor workmanship.

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