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Ushabti: E.45.1932

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Current Location: In storage




Shabti, ceramic, polychrome, inscription down centre front, for Khare, late plain lappet wig painted black, flat back, face painted red, hands crossed and painted red, unsleeved arms not indicated, holding a stylised hoe in each painted yellow, plain saite trapezoid bag over left shoulder, text down front in one unframed column, on a later wooden pedestal with stickers and inscriptions indicating ownership of ETW and sales history.

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Height: 0.075 m

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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1932) by Whyte, Edward Towry

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: wsir xa-ra
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.45.1932
Primary reference Number: 52775
Oldadmincategory: SU
Schneider: XB, W35a, H30, I5, B21, TP7b
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 21 July 2023 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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