Artist Egyptian
Title
  • Shabti
Date between 1070 and 712 BCE
Medium faience with light green-yellow glaze and black paint
Dimensions Overall (top piece): 4 1/8 × 1 7/8 × 1 1/2 inches (10.5 × 4.8 × 3.8 cm)
Overall (bottom piece): 2 1/4 × 1 × 1 1/8 inches (5.7 × 2.5 × 2.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of The Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900-1902
Accession Number 1990.324
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: B3k-n-hns-w [translated: Bak en Khonsu, Divine father of Amun] (diacritical marks omitted; hieroglyphics for deceased's name, painted in black).
cemetary D, Tomb 14E (Abydos, Egypt);
1900-1902, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Randall-Maciver & Mace. p. 98, tomb 14 E, pl. LVIII, no. 44.

Ranke, I, 91, 13. [as "b3k.n.hns.w" (diacritical marks omitted)]