Updates

11-04-2016
Page ‘Sources
Released today a superb catalogue of the shabtis in the Liverpool Museum by Glenn Janes, see example. The photos are life-size and of excellent quality. The references, written details and translation of hieroglyphs are outstanding. A ‘must have’ for museums, antiquities dealers and collectors of ancient Egyptian artifacts. See www.shabtis.com

04-04-2016
Page ‘Chronology
Shabti of Hat JE39590, Adjutant reign of Akhenaton, before and after the robbery at the Cairo Museum

21-02-2016
Page ‘Pharaohs
Thanks to courtesy of a Dutch collector a photo is added of the only known complete specimen of 26th Dynasty King Ahmose II

21-01-2016
Page ‘Sources
Dr. Bron Lipkin’s site added with information about fakes. Spanish site of Moises Gonzalez Sucías added with loads of information.

03-01-2016
Page ‘Royal Cache
Picture Overseer 2 of Isetemkheb D added
This photo completes the Royal Cache overview
Photo courtesy of GJ

03-01-2016
Page ‘Royal Cache
Picture Nesykhonsu A, worker 3 added. Smaller broad specimen with necklace and bracelet
Photo courtesy of GJ

26-12-2015
Page ‘Special shabtis
Wax funerary figure with golden mask added

23-12-2015
Page ‘Pharaos
Good photo pharaoh Piye (Phianky, 25th Dyn) added from the Cairo Museum 12-2015

22-12-2015
Page ‘Determine age
Renewed to offer an easy comprehensive overview

14-12-2015
Launching www.ushabtis.com from Cairo with a view on the old Cairo Museum
December 14 at 4 pm