Egyptian faience shabti for Ptah-hotepE212
A blue glazed faience shabti figure with an inscribed back for “The Osiris, the Godsfather, Ptah-hotep”.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC
6.9 x 2.2 cms
Ex. private collection, Oxford, UK; acquired mid to late 20th Century. Other shabtis for this owner were acquired by WMF Petrie, indicating that they were in circulation already in the early 20th Century.