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Shawabty

Pottery; pale-green in color, with traces of glaze; the surface is much pitted; eight horizontal bands of hieroglyphics.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Henry J. Bigelow

Egyptian,

Accession Number

82.256

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes