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Shawabty of Nestanebisheru

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From Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, royal cache (cleared 1881); Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1930: Horace L. Mayer Collection; November 29, 1930: lent by Horace L. Mayer; December 29, 1965: gift of Horace L. Mayer. (Accession Date: December 29, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer

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


Height x width x depth: 15.1 x 5.6 x 3.9 cm (5 15/16 x 2 3 /16 x 1 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes