Shawabty of Hepat
Late Period, Dynasty 27–30
Height x width: 18.3 x 5.7 cm (7 3/16 x 2 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Funerary Arts Gallery (Mummies) (Gallery 109)
Straw colored with traces of the green glaze; nine horizontal bands of incised hieroglyphics; crossed arms; good condition.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
(Accession Date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way