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Shawabty

Egyptian


Dimensions

height: .166m.

Accession Number

RES.47.52

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Baked clay; arms crossed over the breast which bears in a vertical cartouche the name of Mn-hpr-r; on the body eight horizontal lines of nonsensical inscriptions; foot broken off.

Provenance

1947, gift of Mrs. Walter Atherton, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter Atherton