Egyptian painted pottery shabti of Mut-em-hetepE42
A moulded pottery shabti with a pale green painted surface and black painted details and hieroglyphs. The inscription reads: “The Osiris, The chantress of Amun, Mut-em-hetep, true of voice”.
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 1050-730 BC
10 x 3.6 cms
Light chipping and surface wear as shown in the photographs
Ex. collection: John Winterbottom, Denbighshire, UK; acquired from Helios Gallery in 2009; formerly in a private collection, Sussex, UK; acquired before 1980.