<em>Shabty of the Woman Ahhotep</em>, ca. 1514–1425 B.C.E. Limestone, 8 9/16 x 2 11/16 x 1 3/4 in. (21.7 x 6.9 x 4.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.122E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.122E_NegB_glass_bw_SL4.jpg)

Shabty of the Woman Ahhotep

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1514–1425 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 9/16 x 2 11/16 x 1 3/4 in. (21.7 x 6.9 x 4.5 cm)



Accession Number: 37.122E

Image: 37.122E_NegB_glass_bw_SL4.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Limestone ushabti inscribed for the lady Ah-hotep. Mummiform and wearing a heavy tripartite wig. Her hands are crossed over her breasts. Six registers of hieroglyphs in sunk relief run around the figure below her hands. Face well modeled. Condition: The nose is broken on the left side. The left hand corner of the piece is chipped. Some staining exists and quite a bit of superficial dirt. The hieroglyphs exhibit traces of blue frit inlay.

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