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Shawabty of Amenhotep III

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Upper part only, broken at knees.

Provenance

Originally from Thebes, Valley of the Kings, tomb of Amenhotep III (WV 22). 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt, by Albert M. Lythgoe for £30. (Accession date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1390–1352 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 34.5 cm (13 9/16 in. )

Accession Number

04.1854

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes