A LATE PERIOD PALE GREEN FAIENCE SHABTI FOR NEFER-KA
dynasty xxvi, 664-525 b.c.
Depicted mummiform, holding a mattock in each hand and the chord of a seed sack, the sack hanging over his left shoulder, wearing a false beard curled at the tip and a striated tripartite wig, the detailed face with modeled brows, lidded eyes with extending cosmetic lines, rounded nose, and pronounced lips, with nine horizontal lines of hieroglyphic text inscribed for the administrator of the temple of Ptah named Nefer-ka
7.7/8 in. (20 cm.) high