Shawabty of Merysekhmet
New Kingdom–Third Intermediate Period
Legacy dimension: .161 H. .054 W.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Deep blue glaze; seven horizontal bands of hieroglyphs in purple; details in purple; hands crossed.
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.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way