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Head from Shabti

Period:
New Kingdom
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Ahmose (TT 121), MMA excavations, 1930–31
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 9 cm (3 9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.3.316a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1934–1935. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1935.

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