Shabti of Psammetik son of Sebarekhit
Egypt, Saïtic period, 26th dynasty
17,5 cm high
Provenance: Collection of Christian Rolle, agronomist, specialized in irrigation in Egypt, in the 40’s
Cf. G. James, Shabtis. A Private View, Paris, 2002, no. 90; the author notes the very fine workmanship of ushabtis of Psammetik, as well as their bright blue glaze, which is exceptional for this period. Also see M. Paige-Gasser and A.B. Wiese, Égypte. Moments d'éternité, Geneva, 1997, no. 161A.