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Shawabty fragment

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
664–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7011 B east side of chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1.6 cm (1 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-103

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Base fragment of a shawabty with back pillar and base.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7011 B east side of chamber. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition