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Painted limestone striding statue of dwarf Petpennisut.


  • ID
  • Department
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Classification
  • Findspot
    G 1105, serdab in niche
  • Material
  • Dimensions
    46 cm
  • Credit Line
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Cairo Special Register number
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
  • Object owned by
    Egyptian Museum, Cairo
  • Excavator
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Notes
    From excavations of George Reisner, 1904-1905
  • Remarks
    ALTERNATE NUMBER(S): EMC_SR_2/_14718; RELATED CONSTITUENT(S): Petpennisut (G 1105), George Reisner; RELATED SITE(S): G 1105; RELATED MEDIA: B11692_OS, B11693_OS, B11694_OS, B11695_OS, B11696_OS, B11697_OS, B11698_OS, B13031-01_OS, B131032-01_OS, B13033-01_OS, B13046-01_OS, C11870_OS, C13316-01_OS, C13317-01_OS, C13318-01_OS, C13319-01_OS, C10410_OS, C10411_OS, C10412_OS, C10413_OS, C10414_OS, C10415_OS, C10416_OS, C10417_OS, C10418_OS

Tombs and Monuments 1

Full Bibliography

  • Engelbach in Ann. Serv. xxxviii (1938), pl. xxxviii, pp. 285, 699.

    Hornemann, Types, i, pl. 134.

    Maspero, Le Musée égyptien, ii, pl. xxix.

    Maspero, Égypte, fig. 149.

    Maspero, Guide, p. 67 [147]; Descr. somm. No. 6310.

    Porter-Moss, p. 55.

    Smith, Hist. Eg. Sculp. pl. 25 [d], pp. 58, 64.

Photos 27

People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.

Institutions 1