Ushabti Figurine

1992.04.0013

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Ushabti Figurine   (1992.04.0013)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Funerary Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Africa, North, Egypt
Period/Date 700 – 600 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 5.6 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 1.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.5 cm
Weight 5 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Glass--Faience
Manufacturing Processes Cast--Press-Mold,
Munsell Color Information Light Bluish Green (10BG 7/6) -Center obverse. Very Light Bluish Green (7.5BG 8/4) -Forehead. Moderate Olive Brown (2.5Y 3/4) -Feet.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Stewart, H.M. Egyptian Shabtis. Shire Egyptology Series 23, 1995, pp. 8-57. (Photocopy in museum files). www.clpgh.org/cmnh/exhibits/egypt/shabti.html (photocopy in museum files) Vassilika 1995 Egyptian Art. Cambridge Univ Press, p. 70 (Photocopy in museum files).

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Mrs. Lenore E. March
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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