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Shawabti

Object Number:E23B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Nebesheh
Period: Late Period
Twenty-Sixth Dynasty
Date Made: 664 - 525 BC
Early Date: -665
Late Date: -524
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Height: 13 cm
Width: 4 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1890
Other Number:ES 23A-C - Original Number

Description

Tan-green faience shabti of an unnamed man. Tripartite wig with molded ears and beard. Molded hands protrude from the wrappings, crossed right over left at the wrists. The left hand holds a modeled adze, and the right holds a modeled flail (?). No inscription. Pedistal base.

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