Egyptian New Kingdom painted wood overseer shabtiE107
A carved hard-wood overseer shabti with traces of black, red, yellow and white painted decoration.
Egypt, New Kingdom, 19th Dynasty, c. 1292-1189 BC
20 x 5.3 cms
Intact as shown, losses to painted decoration as seen in the photographs
Ex. collection: Julian Bird, London, UK; acquired in Criterion Auctions, London, 2013. Formerly in a US private collection formed 1950’s-1960’s.