Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1292-1190 B.C.E.
6 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in. (15.2 x 4.9 x 4.4 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Ushabti, ca. 1292-1190 B.C.E. Clay, 6 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in. (15.2 x 4.9 x 4.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.147E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.147E.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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Pottery ushabti. Wears double wig with fillet and heavily pleated short-sleeved gown. The figure has sfumato-like eyes and a post-Amarna protruding belly. Arms are worked in relief, right crossed over left. There is a black-pillar which is uninscribed.
Condition: A red-brick color, interesting modeling and intact excepting a few minute chips here and there on the front.
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