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Shawabty

Egyptian
New Kingdom, late Dynasty 19
1295–1186 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Aniba, Tomb SA 34

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 11.1 cm

Accession Number

1991.1169

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Provenance

From Aniba, tomb SA 34. 1910: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1910-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.

(Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange