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Ushabti of Nesi-Kedwet

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Faience
  • Reportedly From: Giza, Egypt
  • DATES 525-343 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 27 to Dynasty 30
    PERIOD Late Period
    DIMENSIONS 4 9/16 x 1 1/4 in. (11.6 x 3.2 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.197E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Faience ushabti of the Superintendent of the Double Treasury, Nesi-Kedwet. Mummiform, with tools. Undetailed wig cover and beard. Two columns of inscription on lower body. Stand on base with plinth. Condition: Glaze on back of figure fairly well preserved. Brown discoloration on front. Traces of black on feet. Intact.
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