Egyptian Third Intermediate painted faience shabtiE72
A blue glazed faience shabti figure with moulded details and black painted inscription.
Egypt, Third Intermediate Period, 21st Dynasty, c. 1069-945 BC
10 x 3.7 cms, frame 23.5 x 18.5 cms
Repaired with some minor professional restoration, chipping around the feet and back of head
Ex. private collection, Cheshire, UK
Mounted inside a glazed oak frame. A trade label to the back of the frame translates the shabti inscription as the “Chantress of Amen, She-shat”.