Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Nile mud, pigment
ca. 1292-656 B.C.E.
Dynasty 19 to Dynasty 25
New Kingdom to Third Intermediate Period
Measurements: Height .107 m, width .032 m (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Sun-dried Nile mud ushabti of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose. Covered in white slip with details on black. Mummiform with hoes and sack on back. One column of inscription: "To illuminate the Osiris, the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose."
Condition: Feet missing. Head broken off and reattached. Back of head chipped. Facial details gone. Paint very faded and weathered. Modern pink on back. Inscription partly legibile. Poor condition.
One of a group 37.156E thru 37.161E.
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Egyptian. Ushabti, ca. 1292-656 B.C.E. Nile mud, pigment, Measurements: Height .107 m, width .032 m. Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.159E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.159E_37.142E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
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