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Small Statuette of Osiris

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Bronze
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 664-332 B.C.E.
    PERIOD Late Period
    DIMENSIONS 3 3/4 x 1 3/16 x 7/8 in. (9.5 x 3.1 x 2.3 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.563E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Solid cast bronze figure of Osiris. The god is shown mummiform, standing, and is holding the crook and flail. He wears the simple feathered crown (white crown, with uraeus, flanked on each side by an ostrich feather). Condition: Overall green-black patina. Tip of left feather of crown missing. Lower legs and feet missing.
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