Fragmentary Shabti of Akhenaten
- New Kingdom, Amarna Period
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Akhenaten
- ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
- From Egypt; Probably from Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten)
- Limestone (yellow)
- H. 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Fletcher Fund and The Guide Foundation Inc. Gift, 1966
- Accession Number:
The inscription on this shabti fragment reads: "King of Upper and Lower Egypt, Neferkheperure Waenre, Son of Re, Akhenaten." Akhenaten's shabtis were made from a wide variety of materials including quartzite (see 47.57.2; 66.99.35; 1972.118.28), faience (see 66.99.37), granite (see 1982.50), and limestone as in this example.