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Shawabty of Pi-Hor-peshi

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Dimensions

Other: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.582

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Pale blue glaze; worn; well modeled; six horizontal rows of incised inscriptions on front. Foot broken.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha, Tomb 11. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription