A LATE PERIOD PALE GREEN FAIENCE SHABTI OF BEFER-KA-RE-SA-NEITH
dynasty xxvi, 664-525 b.c.
Depicted mummiform, holding a pick, hoe, and seed-sack, wearing a braided false beard curled at the tip, and a striated tripartite wig, his finely-modeled face with delicate smiling mouth, straight nose and distinct eyes and brows, with nine horizontal lines of hieroglyphic text, inscribed for Befer-ka-re-sa-Neith, on an integral base attached to a back pillar
7 in. (18.5 cm.) high