Seneb and his family - The Virtual Egyptian Antiquity Museum



Seneb and his family



Achondroplastic dwarf Seneb and his family. Seneb was Chief of all the Dwarfs of the Clothing. His wife shows her affection for him. By placing the children in front the sculptor succeeded in making Seneb's deformity less conspicuous. Painted limestone. Giza, 4th dynasty. Cairo, Egyptian museum.



Last Updated: June 14th, 2011




Who are we?

Tour Egypt aims to offer the ultimate Egyptian adventure and intimate knowledge about the country. We offer this unique experience in two ways, the first one is by organizing a tour and coming to Egypt for a visit, whether alone or in a group, and living it firsthand. The second way to experience Egypt is from the comfort of your own home: online.