|Title||block statue of Seneb|
|Collection||Artworld: Oriental Museum|
|Date||1630 - 1532 BCE|
|Description||Block statue of Seneb, squatting on the ground with his legs tucked up to his body. His feet can be seen protruding from under a long-sleeved garment and his arms are crossed with palms flat on his knees. There are five rows of hieroglyphs on the front of the statue, in dedication to Osiris.
The statue would have been brightly painted; some paint still remains on the face, hands and feet and also on the hieroglyphs.
|Description Source||Birch, S. 1880. Catalogue of the Collection of Egyptian Antiquities at Alnwick Castle, London: R. Clay, Sons, and Taylor, p. 63-64|
|Id Number Former Accession||N503|
|Inscription||Egyptian, hieroglyphic, carved on front|
|Location Creation Site||Misr|
|Location Current Repository||The Oriental Museum|
|Subject||sculpture in the round, statue, man, god, costume, inscription, votive|
|Measurements||22 x 40 x 23.9 cm|
|Relation References||Ruffle, J. 1977. Heritage of the Pharaohs, Oxford: Phaidon Press, p.159, np.48|
|Rights||Oriental Museum, University of Durham, Durham, 2002. All Rights reserved|
|Style Period||2nd Intermediate Period, 16th Dynasty|