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Overseer shawabty

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Overseer with short wig and whip, one arm down.

Provenance

From Thebes; Luigi Vassalli Collection (d. 1887); Horace L. Mayer Collection, by 1956; gift of Horace L. Mayer, 1956.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21, 1070–945 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

56.1283

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes