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Shabti

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19–20
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 16.7 cm (9 9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of James Douglas, 1890
Accession Number:
90.6.137
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Collection of Dr. James Douglas, Quebec City. This piece was probably acquired between 1851–1865, when he is known to have traveled and collected in Egypt. Donated to the Museum by his son James S. Douglas, 1890.

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