Ancient Art

Shawabtis

330–30 B.C.

Glazed faience, originally green.

Height: c. 3 1/8 in (8.0 cm) d. 3 in. (7.6 cm) e. 3 1/8 in (7.9 cm) f. 3 3/4 in (9.6 cm) g. 3 3/4 in (9.5 cm) h. 3 1/16 in (7.8 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen Acc. by the G.B. 13 Dec. 1956
1956.33.8c-h
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Ptolemaic Period(?)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
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