Shawabty of Petosiris

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 30
380–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Cemetery G, tomb of Djedhor (G 50)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

02.788

Medium or Technique

Falence

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Blue glaze; uninscribed.

Provenance

From Abydos, cemetery G, tomb of Djedhor (G 50). 1902: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: November 17, 1902)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription