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Pinkish-white glaze; rudely modeled; lines of dull brown on head.


From Tell Nabasha. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, dynasty 20, 1186–1070 B.C.

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes