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Painted wooden shabti-box which contained twelve painted shabtis (six in each compartment); Hieroglyphic text on sides and top naming Henutmehyt.
Height: 35 centimetres (box)
Length: 34 centimetres (box)
Weight: 2 kilograms
Width: 19.20 centimetres (box)
- Curator's comments
Published: Art and Afterlife in Ancient Egypt (Japan 1999-2000): No 111;
N. Strudwick, Masterpieces of Ancient Egypt, London 2006, pp. 216-7.
Published: J. H. Taylor, 'The Burial Assemblage of Henutmehyt: Inventory, Date and Provenance' in W. V. Davies (ed), Studies in Egyptian Antiquities: A Tribute to T. G. H. James (BM Occasional Paper 123, 1999), 59-72.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2010 4th Nov-2011 6th March, Round Reading Room BM, Book of the Dead
2012 July -September, Tokyo, Mori museum, The Book of the Dead: Journey Through the Afterlife
2012, October - November, Fukuoka Museum of Art, The Book of the Dead
2013, May - September, Perth, Western Australian Museum, The Book of the Dead
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
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