Shawabty of blue glazed faience of Dynasty 21princess. Six horizontal lines of painted text wrapping around to back. Hands visible, holding two hoes. No back pillar; basket shown hanging down back. Breaks at middle, legs, and feet restored.
From Thebes, Deir el-Bahri cache, DB 320 (cleared 1881); Luigi Vassalli Collection (d. 1887); by 1930: Horace L. Mayer collection; November 29, 1930, lent to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer November 29, 1930; December 13, 1967, given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer. (Accession Date: December 13, 1967)
Gift of Horace L. Mayer