Reproduction of Shabti

1992.04.0009

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Reproduction of Shabti   (1992.04.0009)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Funerary Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 21st –29th Dynasties, 1150 – 663 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 17.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 5.1 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 4.5 cm
Weight 228 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Glass--Faience,
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Firing
Munsell Color Information waived

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 Yes
Reproduction Information Probably a late 19th-century forgery. - D. Brewer, 1998

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