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A Step by Step guide to Egyptian Mummification
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Shabti Figure

Shabti figure.  This is made from faience and glazed.  There is painted hair, tools and heiroglyphics.  It has been repaired.

These figures were buried with mummies.  They were believed to come back to life and serve the dead in the Afterlife.

Image:  © Harrogate Borough Council, Museums and Arts Service