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Shabti, no date

  • Egyptian

Faience, blue glaze and black paint

  • Overall: 4 3/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 inches (12.1 × 3.8 × 2.5 cm)

Gift of the Estate of Dr. Robert W. Gillman


On View

  • Egyptian: Preparing for the Afterlife


Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

Inscribed, in hieroglyphs: [translated: Priest of Horus]

Dr. Robert Winthrop Gillman

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

Egyptian, Shabti, no date, faience, blue glaze and black paint. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Estate of Dr. Robert W. Gillman, F52.23.F.