Shawabty of Nestanebisheru

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21
1070–945 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 15.1 x 5.6 x 3.9 cm (5 15/16 x 2 3 /16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1739

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, royal cache (cleared 1881); Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1930: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 29, 1930: lent by Horace L. Mayer; December 29, 1965: gift of Horace L. Mayer.
(Accession Date: December 29, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer