This ushabti figurine is depicted as a worker holding two hoes for work in the fields of Osiris in the afterlife. He is wearing a tripartite wig, which falls down between the shoulders. He has an Osiris-type beard, which ends in a tight forward curl. Only the hands, crossed over the chest and holding the already-mentioned agricultural implements, emerge from the mummiform shroud covering the entire body.
Previous ownership history: Private collection Netherlands C. Groen, then H. Jacobs Belgium collected before 1980.
I have acquired this object in 2005 in Luxembourg from Amélie Thill.
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- Ancient Egyptian
- Number of objects
- Shabti 7.0 cm
- Century/ Timeframe
- Third Intermediate Period, 21th/22th Dynasty.
- Good Condition, See Photo