Shawabty of Thutmose IV
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose IV
Object Place: Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Thutmose IV (KV43)
Height: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Blue faience shawabty of Thutmose IV; details painted in a deep violet manganese pigment. The ends of the headdress are missing.
From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV. 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings; assigned to Theodore M. Davis by the government of Egypt; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1903)
Gift of Theodore M. Davis