Shabti of Ankh–es–en–pa–re



Mummiform shabti wearing a tripartite wig showing traces of black paint, and with striations being indicated in the modelling on the front lappets. The arms are crossed above the waist, and the hands hold a pair of hoes. There is a faint trace of a trapezoidal basket with shoulder straps painted on the back. Only very faint traces of an inscription remain naming the owner as Ankh–es–en–pa–Re. Transliteration and translation of the inscription: Wsir anx.s-n-pA-Ra mAa.t-xrw, “The Osiris, Ankh–es–en–pa–Re, justified”. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Surface loss, chipped, label adhered to surface.