18 October 2005
AN EGYPTIAN BRIGHT BLUE GLAZED COMPOSITION SHABTI FOR HORAKHBIT
DYNASTY XXI (1069-945 B.C.), DEIR EL BAHRI CACHE II
With arms crossed carrying a pair of hoes, seed bag at rear, wearing a broad fillet around striated tripartite wig, with single column of hieroglyphs, inscribed for the scribe of the Temple of Amun, Horakhbit
5 in. (12.9 cm.) high
Acquired by the present owner's great uncle in Egypt prior to 1953.
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