Shabti card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Shabti

42.18.28

Currently not on display

Mummiform shabti wearing a plain tripartite wig with a seshed headband tied at the back added in black. A square–hatched basket with shoulder straps is carried on the back. The arms are crossed right over left above the waist, and the hands hold a pair of hoes that are modelled in relief and painted black. A vertical inscription in hieroglyphs reads: “The Osiris…” CONDITION NOTE (1998): Discoloured, surface loss, surface dirt.