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Ancient Art

Shawabti

1236–1085 B.C.

Wood

7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olsen Acc. by the G. B. 13 Dec. 1956
1956.33.39
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Perhaps Late Ramesside (Dynasty 20), if original
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), and Florence Quittenton Olsen, Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1956 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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