Shabti of Pet-osiris card

Shabti of Pet-osiris

On display


Blue glaze faience shabti of Pet-Osiris. Bright blue glaze with no inscription. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at Abydos 1901/2 season. Glenn Janes provided the following information: This group are from Abydos, Cemetery G (Tomb G50) - the tomb of Djed-Hor, although these particular shabtis are for Pet-Osiris, son of Djed-Hor, who was buried in the same tomb, also with his mother Nebta-ihyt. Pet-Osiris had 266 uninscribed shabtis, 83 with purple heads (bi-chrome glazed) and 36 inscribed.