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Two fragments of faience ushabtis (cf. 25-1-368, same name) (Saitic or later ?); blue glaze, inscribed on back pilaster [GLYPHS]; glaze faded. Illustration: Yes with hieroglyphs

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_25-4-4
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Tomb equipment-Ushabtis and ushabti boxes
  • Findspot
    Street G 7300, Roman debris
  • Material
    Faience
  • Dimensions
    Height: 4 cm; 3.3 cm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA accession numbers: 25.4756, 25.4757
  • Date of Register Entry
    04/06/1925
  • Remarks
    Ushabtis (fragments) 24-11-824 = MFA 25.5276, 24-12-515 = MFA 25.5287, 25-1-368 = MFA 25.5297, 25-1-550 = MFA 25.5301, 25-1-677 = MFA 25.5303, 25-2-252 = MFA 25.3342, 25-4-4 = MFA 25.4756 and MFA 25.4757, and possibly 25-1-678 = MFA 25.5302 considered part of same lot of ushabtis based on remnants of name (reading of name uncertain).
  • Problems/Questions
    MFA accession numbers verified

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