AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE SHABTI OF QUEEN MUTNEDJEMET

The “Royal Wife” of Pharaoh Psusennes I (fl. 1047–1001 BC) A small solid-cast bronze mummiform figurine bearing the hieroglyphic inscription, Mutnedjemet, Royal Wife.

Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty XXI, Tanis necropolis

5.6 x 1.8 cm (2 1⁄4 x 3⁄4 inches)

#5485

Ex: Private American collection, 1981.

Published: Antiquarium, Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVII. (London, 2018) p.14-15

Comparandum: Martin, Geoffrey; Societé D’Égyptologie, Musée d’Art et d’Histoire (Genève, Bull. 7 1982) pp.73-78, pl.1, no.1