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Egyptian New Kingdom pottery shabti

E264

£150.00

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A moulded pottery shabti figure.

Culture
Egypt, late New Kingdom, late 2nd Millennium BC

Size
11.3 x 4.4 cms

Condition
Foot lost and surface wear as seen in the photographs

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

More Info

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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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