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Painted limestone shabti of Senedjem

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Painted limestone shabti of Senedjem


funerary equipment




shabti, painted, of Senedjem

Field Collection

Thebes, West Bank

Technique Description



height 21.5 cm


Nineteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom


1295 B.C. — 1186 B.C.


bought: Budge, Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis (Filtered for: Antiquities)


  1. inscription
    Content: 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
    Interpretation: shabti spell similar to version IVA (Schneider)
    Translation: the illuminated one, the Osiris, the servant in the Place of Truth, Sennedjem justified, he speaks: oh this shabtis, if one calls off, if one reckons the Osiris, the servant in the Place of Truth, Sennedjem in the work which is done in the god's see obsta


  1. Budge, E.A. Wallis
    (1893) Catalogue of the Egyptian collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1893) [page: 69]
    [comments: ]
  2. Malek, J.
    A shawabti of the draughtsman Pay of Deir el-Medina [page: 156]
    Source title: Revue d'Egyptologie (1979)
    [comments: n. 13]
  3. (1995) [page: 70]



Accession Number

E.9.1887 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 63565; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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