7 December 2000
AN EGYPTIAN LIMESTONE HEAD FROM A SHABTI
New Kingdom, Dynasty XVIII, 1550-1307 B.C.
Wearing a voluminous wig, with traces of pigment on the face, the features carefully detailed
4 in. (10.1 cm) preserved height
European Private Collection
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For a similar example see no. 71 in Kozloff and Bryan, Egypt's Dazzling Sun, Amenhotep III and His World.
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