Ushabti of the Chief Steward Pedi-neit
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
5 1/8 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (13 x 3.5 x 2 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Ushabti of the Chief Steward Pedi-neit, 664-525 B.C.E. Faience, 5 1/8 x 1 3/8 x 13/16 in. (13 x 3.5 x 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.214E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.214E_view4.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Pale-Green faience mummiform ushabti of Padineith. He wears a non-striated tripartite wig. Hands are crossed and juxtaposed on his chest, the left holding a mattock, right holding a pick. The beard is broken off. Eight lines of inscription on the front of body continue in a single column on the back pillar, the text reading as follows:
Condition: Good overall. The beard is broken off. Color good with the glaze faded in places.
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