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What is an Egyptian shabti?

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What is an Egyptian shabti?
Egyptian shabtis are small servant statuettes in human form found in tombs. The shabti was imbued with instructions of tasks to complete on behalf of the deceased person in the afterlife. On 1stDibs, find a collection of shabtis from some of the world’s top sellers.
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Egyptian shabti for Psamtekhen born to Nit-iy-et
Located in EL CAMPELLO, ES
ITEM: Shabti for Psamtekhen born to Nit-iy-et, back side with the formula ‘O thou shabti, if you
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities

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Faience

Ancient Egyptian Turquoise Glazed Faience Ushabti of the 26th Dynasty
Located in Nottingham, GB
stand An Egyptian ushabti, also known as shabti or shawabti, is a small funerary figurine that was
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities

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Faience

Ancient Egyptian Polychromed Ushabti New Kingdom, Ramesside Dynasty 1292-1185 BC
Located in Nottingham, GB
Ancient Egyptian wooden Ushabti with funerary coffin, carved polychromed wood, New Kingdom
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities

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Wood

Ancient Egyptian Turquoise Glazed Faience Ushabti of the 26th Dynasty 664-525 BC
Located in Nottingham, GB
stand An Egyptian ushabti, also known as shabti or shawabti, is a small funerary figurine that was
Category

Antique 15th Century and Earlier Antiquities

Materials

Faience

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