Egyptian moulded pottery shabti

E287

£80.00

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A pottery shabti with moulded details.

Culture
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1050-730 BC

Size
9 x 2.7 cms

Condition
Surface wear and losses as shown

Provenance
Ex. RW collection, Hessen, Germany; acquired before 1980.

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Shabti figures

Shabtis (also known as shawabtis or ushabtis) are small human figures, usually mummiform in shape, which were placed in tombs to replace and act as servants of the deceased in the afterlife - Read on.....
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