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Shawabty of Petupepet (?)

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


Findspot: Egypt, Tomb of the Kings

Dimensions

Height: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

94.238

Medium or Technique

Faience

On View

Egyptian Funerary Arts Gallery (Mummies) (Gallery 109)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Shawabties and shawabty boxes

Shawabty. Egyptian(Saharah?) Gift of Mrs. T. D. Warren, Oct. 1894. Englazed light blue pottery, a long incised inscription on the back (Pe-he-pe-pet) Bought by Mrs. Warren at the Tombs of the Kings.

Provenance

From the Valley of the Kings. 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