An Egyptian shabti of Tja-inher-Imu with a stand
Lot 326
An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti for Tjaiinherimu
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An Egyptian green glazed composition shabti for Tjaiinherimu
Late Period, circa 664-525 B.C.
Of typical mummiform, holding agricultural implements with seed-bag slung over the left shoulder, the front impressed with nine horizontal bands of text for 'The hereditary noble, royal scribe of amounts of all offerings, prophet, Tjaiinherimu, born to Merptah', 7¾in (19.5cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    Spencer Alfred Woolward Collection, acquired between the 1870s-1880s. Thence by descent.
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