About this object

Mummiform shabti wearing a plain tripartite wig with long lappets, and a broad collar necklace. The arms are held in a crossed position over the chest, holding hoes painted in blue. Painted detail in black, white, blue, yellow and red. Four rows are marked in red on a yellow ground, but only the top row is inscribed with text in black.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1550 BC - 1069 BC about
  • Materials
    Wood
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of E. Timperley
  • Collector
    E Timperley
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1957 before
  • Measurements
    206 mm x 63 mm x 36 mm
  • Related people
    E Timperley ( Collector, previous owner)

Explore related

Publications

  • Egyptian Treasures in Europe volume 4: National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside, Liverpool

    Andrea Davies; Dirk van der Plas (ed)

    Author: Andrea Davies; Dirk van der Plas (ed)
    Publisher: Utrecht University
    Date: 2001
    Description: CD ROM with 1500 objects from World Museum's Egyptian collection, including some destroyed in World War Two. This is now available online: http://www.globalegyptianmuseum.org/default.aspx

Ownership

Previous owners

  • E Timperley

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Purchased
    Owned until: 1957
    Disposal method: Donation
Object view = Humanities
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