<em>Shabty of the Man Maya</em>, ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E. Wood, pigment, glass, 16 x 3 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. (40.7 x 9 x 14 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.226.21. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.226.21_SL1.jpg)

Shabty of the Man Maya

Medium: Wood, pigment, glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1390-1352 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 16 x 3 9/16 x 5 1/2 in. (40.7 x 9 x 14 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 86.226.21

Image: 86.226.21_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large wooden shawabti of the s'dm-'s May with inlaid eyebrows and eyes; three horizontal lines of text on chest and two columns below down to top of feet. Smooth tripartite lappet wig. Hieroglyphs filled with pigment now discolored brownish-black. Formerly bearded. Condition: Sound, but there is a repair on top of the head; the tip of the nose, the inlays of the ends of the cosmetic lines and the beard are missing. The feet are repaired.

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