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Shawabty

Shawabty, the base is broken and the features are weathered, green glaze .

Provenance

From Nubia Kumma: brought in by natives/ local purchase. Feb. 22, 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Kumma, Egypt

Accession Number

27.906

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes