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

F52.23.F

On View

  • Egyptian: Preparing for the Afterlife

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Egyptian
  • Paint
  • Glaze
  • Ceramic
  • Faience
  • Figure (representation)
  • Shabti

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.