Shabti card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Shabti

M13587

Currently not on display

Information

Wooden shabti, mummiform in shape. Long wig, black. Face red with eyes black. Necklace and pectoral, black, red and gold. Implements in hands and basket at back. Inscription in seven horizontal lines, in black, round figure with lines in red giving the 6th chapter of the Book of the Dead, but no names. From the 19th Dynasty. Technique; good. Preservation; feet broken.