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ushabti (funerary sculpture)
  • Egypt
  • ushabti (funerary sculpture), 1070–30 BCE, possibly 1800s
  • Where object was made: Egypt
  • pottery
  • Object Height: 11.43 cm
    Object Height: 4 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3101
Description

Mummy-shaped tomb figure resembling the Egyptian god Osiris, incised with hieroglyphic inscription on body beneath crossed arms, glazed with a milk white glaze.