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Shawabty

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25
760–660 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .08 H.

Accession Number

00.696

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Blue glaze; headdress black; incised inscription - Ast-en-kheb.

Provenance

From Abydos, 1900: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie and Arthur Cruttenden Mace for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1900)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription