Egyptian 19th Dynasty painted wood shabti figureE100
A carved hardwood shabti figure retaining parts of a five line hieroglyphic inscription as well as extensive painted decoration including a mummy net on the back.
Egypt, New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, c. 1292-1189 BC
24.1 x 5.3 cms
Front of foot lost, vertical crack on the front of the body and general wear/losses to painted surface decoration
Ex. collection: Gilbert Arthur Garnett (born in Cairo 1898), acquired in 1923; thence by family descent to a UK private collection.