Shawabty of Queen Tayuheret
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari
Height: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Shawabty of blue glazed faience of Dynasty 21 Queen Tayuheret. Vertical line of painted text on front. No back pillar; basket hanging down back. Hands visible holding two hoes.
From Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, royal cache; By 1880's: Luigi Vassalli (1812-1887) Collection; by 1966: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given by Horace L. Mayer to the MFA December 14, 1966.
(Accession Date: December 14, 1966)
Gift of Horace L. Mayer