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Shawabty of Ankh-hor born of Tadiuserpahap

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This is a shawabty inscribed for Ankh-hor born of Tadiuserpahap. This shawabty dates to the Late Period. The typology of this period consists of a tripartite wig, long beard, back pillar and base, with the figure holding the pick on the right shoulder and hoe and cord to a small seed bag on the...

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Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7600, pit V, room II (G 7600 V II), [some originally from street G 7600, pit W (G 7600 W)]. 1929: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26–30, 664–332 B.C

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1778

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes