Shawabty of Pashed

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x depth x thickness: 27.3 x 8 x 5.2 cm (10 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.750

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Out on Loan

On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way