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Shawabty of Padiwesir

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 27–30
525–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.240

Medium or Technique

Faience

On View

Egyptian Funerary Arts Gallery (Mummies) (Gallery 109)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Bright blue glaze; figure with crossed arms holding tools.

Provenance

By 1894: Mrs. Samuel D. Warren collection; 1894: given to the MFA by Mrs. Samuel D. Warren.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1894)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren