Shawabty of Hor
Late Period, Dynasty 27–30
Height: 14.1 cm (5 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Funerary Arts Gallery (Mummies) (Gallery 109)
Pale blue faience shawabty of a man wearing a long wig and false beard, with arms folded across his chest. Single vertical column of text, naming Hor, born of Isitweret.
By 1931: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; lent to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer February 5, 1931; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 17, 1964.
Gift of Horace L. Mayer