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Shawabty of Seni ?, son of Seni

Pale blue glaze; strongly modeled. Mended.


From Tell Nabasha, Tomb 20. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 664–525 B.C

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes