Ushabati holding hoe in each hand, yoke laid across hands, basket for grain hanging at each end of yoke. Inscription in horizontal rows. 'To illuminate the Osiris Rames'(Ramses?) He says Ushabati - - 'The conventional formula, well cut. A very good Ushabati, probably of XVIII or XIX Dynasty. 'RA-MOSE' H. 10-1/4 in. carries two hoes and bar with bags of grain He does farm work for death.

Ushabti, c. 1580-1214 BCE

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Title
Ushabti
Role
Artist
Dimension
10 1/4 in. (26 cm)
Accession Number
27.41.237
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Ushabati holding hoe in each hand, yoke laid across hands, basket for grain hanging at each end of yoke. Inscription in horizontal rows. 'To illuminate the Osiris Rames'(Ramses?) He says Ushabati - - 'The conventional formula, well cut. A very good Ushabati, probably of XVIII or XIX Dynasty. 'RA-MOSE' H. 10-1/4 in. carries two hoes and bar with bags of grain He does farm work for death.