Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21
Object Place: Egypt, Deir el Bahari
Height: 10.1 cm (4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue faience shawabty with details in black, including the fillet, eyes, tools and inscription. Arms folded across chest, proper left over proper right. One vertical line of text down the front of the legs.
From the first "Royal Cache" at Deir-el-Bahari, 1881; Luigi Vassalli (1812-1887) collection; by 1930: Horace L. Mayer collection; lent to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer November 29, 1930; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 17, 1964.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer