Shabty of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose
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
5 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in. (12.7 x 4 x 2 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
You may download and use Brooklyn Museum images of this three-dimensional work in accordance with a Creative Commons license
. Fair use, as understood under the United States Copyright Act, may also apply.
Please include caption information from this page and credit the Brooklyn Museum. If you need a high resolution file, please fill out our online application form
For further information about copyright, we recommend resources at the United States Library of Congress
, Cornell University
, Copyright and Cultural Institutions: Guidelines for U.S. Libraries, Archives, and Museums
, and Copyright Watch
For more information about the Museum's rights project, including how rights types are assigned, please see our blog posts on copyright
If you have any information regarding this work and rights to it, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Egyptian. Shabty of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose, ca. 1292-656 B.C.E. Nile mud, pigment, 5 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in. (12.7 x 4 x 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.160E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.160E_37.142E_NegGRPA_cropped_bw.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
"CUR" at the beginning of an image file name means that the image was created by a curatorial staff member. These study images may be digital point-and-shoot photographs, when we don\'t yet have high-quality studio photography, or they may be scans of older negatives, slides, or photographic prints, providing historical documentation of the object.
Hand-formed and sun-dried Nile mud ushabti of the Chantress of Amon, Ainmose. Covered in white slip with details in black. Mummiform with hoes and sack on back. One column of inscription.
One of a group 37.156E thru 37.161E.
Condition: Poor condition. Broken in two at midpoint of figure and later repaired. Now in one piece, but feet are missing. Paint weathered and very faint. Inscription largely obliterated, as are details of face.
Not every record you will find here is complete. More information is available for some works than for others, and some entries have been updated more recently. Records are frequently reviewed and revised, and we welcome
any additional information you might have.