Egyptian shabti of Nes-Amen, from the Ramesseum, ThebesE273
A pottery shabti figure with moulded features and painted inscription for “The Osiris, the God’s Father, beloved of the (God), Nes-Amen”.
Egypt, Western Thebes, the Ramesseum; Third Intermediate Period, 22nd Dynasty, c. 945-720 BC
11.3 x 3.3 cms
General wear and chipping
Ex. collection: Major James Findlay (1915-1990), Aberdeen, Scotland; acquired 1950s-1960s and thence by descent.
For further reading on the shabtis of Tent-Amen, please see: Shabti Collections volume 6, A selection from the World Museum, Liverpool, Glenn Janes 2016; number 134.
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