Shabti of Nesyamun card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Shabti of Nesyamun

58.32.19

Currently not on display

Information

Mummiform shabti wearing a plain tripartite wig with a seshed headband tied at the back added in black. The arms are crossed right over left above the waist, and the hands hold a pair of hoes added in black paint. A basket with shoulder straps is carried on the back. The simply modelled faces have large eyes with brows added in black. A vertical column of inscription on the front of the shabti reads, “The Osiris, the beloved of the god, Nesyamun, justified”.