London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
AN EGYPTIAN TURQUOISE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI, FOR GENERAL USERMAATRE-NAKHT
RAMESSIDE PERIOD, DYNASTY XIX (1295-1186 B.C.)
With arms held down, wearing dress of daily life, bracelets and duplex wig, with central inscribed vertical panel and horizontal lines on the reverse, details in black, mounted
6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm.) high
Acquired in the 1960s-70s in England by the present owner's late uncle.
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Ink inscribed label on base reads "S. June 14/93, Ushabti of Ra-usr-ma-necht".
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