A large Egyptian Wood and Resin Shabti, 20th Dynasty, ca. 1187-1069 BCE - Sands of Time Ancient Art
A large Egyptian Wood and Resin Shabti, 20th Dynasty, ca. 1187-1069 BCE - Sands of Time Ancient Art
A large Egyptian Wood and Resin Shabti, 20th Dynasty, ca. 1187-1069 BCE - Sands of Time Ancient Art

A large Egyptian Wood and Resin Shabti, 20th Dynasty, ca. 1187-1069 BCE

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carved from sycamore wood, shown mummiform with long tripartite wig, the arms in a horizontal position over the chest as is typical for this period. The figure is heavily coated in black resin, with details in yellow pigment most being lost particularly where the name and titles would be written. 

Dimensions:  Height:  7 1/2 inches (19 cm) 

Condition:  Intact with heavy losses to the black resin coating. As with many wood shabtis, an unusual and interesting piece, especially the resin coating. 

Provenance: The Nourollah Elghanayan Collection of Ancient Art, assembled 1950-1970's. Nourollah Elghanayan (1915 - 2009), NYC, Iranian-born businessman started buying land in Manhattan in the 1950s and 1960s focusing on Manhattan property on Second and Third avenues. His sons turned the holdings into a booming real-estate business. Now, the family is worth $1.9 billion and has more than 20 million square feet of residential and commercial holdings to its name, split among two firms. 

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