Upper half of shawabty figure
Height x width: 6.6 x 2.8 cm (2 5/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pottery, pea-green, with glaze, defaced and somewhat incrusted; with bands of inscription in intaglio.
This shawabti is inscribed with the shabti spell (chapter 6 of the Book of the Dead) in horizontal lines.
From Egypt. By 1882: Dr. James Grant Collection; 1882: Given by Dr. James Grant to the MFA.
Gift of Dr. James Grant