Statuette of Osiris Wearing an Elaborate Crown
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
without tang: 5 5/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (13.5 x 4.8 x 2.8 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Statuette of Osiris Wearing an Elaborate Crown, 664-332 B.C.E. Bronze, without tang: 5 5/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (13.5 x 4.8 x 2.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.564E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.564E_NegA_SL4.jpg)
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Solid cast bronze figure of Osiris. The god is shown as standing, mummiform, and holding the crook and flail. He wears an atef-crown with one uraeus rising from each horn and two uraei hanging from each horn. One tang descends from his feet.
Condition: Green/cuprite red patina. Slight casting flaw on right rear lower leg. Minor pitting over surface.
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