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Shawabty

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Room G 7524 b, debris

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.242

Accession Number

29.1862

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Uninscribed. Pottery. gray ware. Female. Hands crossed on breast. No implements. Somewhat worn.

Provenance

From Giza, Room G 7524 b, debris, 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

May, 1928

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition