Reproduction of Shabti


Thumbnail of Reproduction of Shabti ()

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Reproduction of Shabti   (1926.02.0249)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Funerary Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Period, 27th-31st Dynasties, 525 – 332 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 13.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 3.8 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.6 cm
Weight 95 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Glass--Faience
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Firing
Munsell Color Information Pale Green (2.5G 7/2) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Image in the 2005 Illio University of Illinois Yearbook.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982. Stewart, H. M. Egyptian Shabtis. Shire Egyptology Series 23, 1995, pp. 8-57. (Photocopy in museum files). (photocopy in museum files) Vassilika. Egyptian Art. Cambridge University Press, 1995, p. 70 (Photocopy in museum files).

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction Yes
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.