Royal Shawabti


From: Sudan | Nuri

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number 92-2-67
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Napatan
Provenience Sudan | Nuri
Locus Pyramid I
Date Made 690-664 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Syenite
Inscription Language Hieroglyphic

Syenite shawabti of King Taharqa. Bulging headdress, hands crossed holding two hoes and two cords. Eleven horizontal lines of hieroglyphs on front. Broken in two; mended. From the Tomb of Taharqa (Pyramid I)

Height 33.4 cm
Width 10.2 cm
Depth 8.5 cm
Credit Line Exchange with the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1992
Other Number 17-2-403 - Field No SF | 20.241 - Other Number

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