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Shawabty of Nedjem

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Wooden shawabty of a man wearing a heavy wig, hands not visible. Eight horizontal rows of text, naming the "Scribe of Offerings of the Lord of the Two Lands, Nedjem." Toes chipped.

Provenance

By 1962: Horace L. Mayer collection; given by Horace L. Meyer to the MFA December 12, 1962.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1539–1095 B.C.

Dimensions

24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.1195

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes