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Basalt shabti figure: E.641.1954

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Current Location: Gallery 19

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Basalt shabti figure

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Description

Shabti, with figure wrapped in cloak, inscribed with the offering formula 'soldier of the town regiment, Inhurhotep'

Measurements and weight

Height: 16.7 cm
Width: 4.52 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1954) by Greg, Robert, Sir

Dating

12th Dynasty#
13th Dynasty
Middle Kingdom
-1976 - -1794

Materials used in production

Basalt

Techniques used in production

Carved

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.641.1954
Primary reference Number: 62713
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 28 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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