Egyptian Glazed Faience Shabti of Hor-Khebi

“the King’s Scribe, Hor-Khebi, Son of Kha-em-Kbonsu and the Lady of the House, Nefer-Neith”

Late Period, late Dynasty XXV-early Dynasty XXVI, circa 700-600 BC

ht: 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.)

 

private American collection, before 1980

 

#5443

 

Published: 

Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVI (New York, 2017) pp. 14-15

 

 

Comparanda:

 

Vera v. Droste zu Hülshoff, Eva Hofmann, Birgit Schlick-Nolte, Stephan Seidlmaye; Liebieghaus, Museum Alter Plastik. Ägyptische Bildwerke  v. 2: Statuetten, Gefässe und Geräte (Gutenberg, 1990) no. 84

 

Schneider, Hans D; Shabtis : an introduction to the history of ancient Egyptian funerary statuettes with a catalogue of the collection of shabtis in the National Museum of Antiquities at Leiden  (Leiden, 1977) pp. 191 - 192 no. 5.3.1.189 

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