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Ancient Egyptian Green Faience Ushabti, 26th Dynasty, 672 to 525 BC.

Conservation:  Good condition
Material:  Faience
Dimensions:  11,4 cm
Provenance:  Ex Private NYC Collection, acquired from Bonhams London about 20 years ago/ Palmyra Heritage Gallery, NYC, USA, 2022
Exhibited:  45th edition of Feriarte (Ifema), Madrid, November 12th-20th, 2022


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Depicted wearing the royal wig and beard, holding implements in both hands, seed sack over left shoulder. The ushebtis are small mummiform figurines that represented the deceased himself, whose name means “those who respond” since they would carry out those works ordered by their lord in the afterlife.

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