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Stiftung Fürst-Pückler-Museum Park und Schloss Branitz Sammlung Pückler [V4850/P (oder V4851/P)]

Ushebi figure with hieroglyphs

Ushebti-Figur mit Hieroglyphen (Erbengemeinschaft nach Fürst Pückler bei der Stiftung Fürst-Pückler-Museum Park und Schloss Branitz CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Erbengemeinschaft nach Fürst Pückler bei der Stiftung Fürst-Pückler-Museum Park und Schloss Branitz / Ronka Oberhammer / Lorenz Kienzle (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

A statuette in the shape of a mummy. One of these figures was placed in the grave of the deceased for each year of life. Their job was to do work in the afterlife instead.

Material/Technique

Faience, wood

Measurements

Height: 18.5 cm

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Object from: Stiftung Fürst-Pückler-Museum Park und Schloss Branitz

Die 1995 von der Stadt Cottbus errichtete Stiftung hat die Aufgabe, das Park- und Schlossensemble Branitz nach den Intentionen des Fürsten Pückler ...

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