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Shabti, between 1070 and 712 BCE

  • Egyptian

Faience, light blue glaze and black pigment

  • Overall: 2 5/8 inches (6.7 cm)

Gift of Dr. Robert Winthrop Gillman

52.58.B

Inscribed, in hieroglyphs, gives the deceased's name as: [translated: ¦T¦n-imn] [some diacritical marks omitted]

Dr. Robert Winthrop Gillman

1952-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Egyptian, Shabti, between 1070 and 712 BCE, faience, light blue glaze and black pigment. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. Robert Winthrop Gillman, 52.58.B.