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Painted limestone shabti of Senedjem: E.9.1887

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Current Location: Gallery 20


Painted limestone shabti of Senedjem




Shabti, painted, of Senedjem

Measurements and weight

Height: 21.5 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought by Budge, Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis


19th Dynasty
New Kingdom
-1295 - -1186

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Carved : Painted

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: sHD wsir sDm-aS m st mAat sn-nDm mAa-xrw Dd.f i SAwAbty ip ir ir wsir sDm-aS m st mAat sn-nDm m kAt irrt m Xrty-nTr ist Hw n.f sDbw im m s r Xrwt.f
  • Type: Inscription

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.9.1887
Primary reference Number: 63565
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 12 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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