Shabti of Thent-ast



Shabti of Thent-Ast. Painted detail of two hoes and a basket, and an inscription. Crude, apple green glaze. The catalogue card states 'Feet chuipped. Faience deteriorated'. Label with printed text stuck to the base: "THENT-AST". The Gilstrap collection was formed by Miss Gilstrap, who contributed funds to the British School of Archaeology in Egypt between 1900 and 1910. She was given a share of the excavated finds in return for the funding she provided.