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Shawabty of Thutmose IV

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose IV
1400–1390 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: Height: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1099

Medium or Technique

Bichrome faience

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Blue glaze, hieroglyphics on front, lotus on feet. Ends of headdress missing. In two pieces, mended.

Provenance

From Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Thutmose IV. 1902: excavated by Theodore M. Davis in the Valley of the Kings; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Gift of Theodore M. Davis