Shabti (Forgery) card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Shabti (Forgery)


Currently not on display


Forgery of a shabti figure. Broken in four pieces with some previous repair, and most of the head missing. A gift from Mr A Tinkler in 1958 and previously considerd to be Ramesside but since 2008 recognised as a forgery. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, broken in four pieces, friable, flaking of surface, surface dirt.