Overseer shawabty

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21
1070–945 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

56.1283

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Overseer with short wig and whip, one arm down.

Provenance

From Thebes; Luigi Vassalli Collection (d. 1887); Horace L. Mayer Collection, by 1956; gift of Horace L. Mayer, 1956.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer