<em>Statue of Osiris</em>, 664-525 B.C.E., or later. Bronze, 8 1/8 x 2 1/16 x 2 1/4 in. (20.6 x 5.2 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.372E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.372E_view04.jpg)

Statue of Osiris

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-525 B.C.E., or later

Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 2 1/16 x 2 1/4 in. (20.6 x 5.2 x 5.7 cm)


Museum Location: Special Exhibitions, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.372E

Image: CUR.37.372E_view04.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Solid cast bronze standing mummiform figure of Osiris. The god wears a broad collar, “white” crown flanked by two ostrich feathers, and holds the crook and “flail”. On the base is a crudely incised inscription. This inscription runs along the front rear and one side of the base. On the other side of the base are only two signs. Condition: Base metal exposed on base: rest of figure covered by green/black patina. Tip of left feather missing. Surface of the metal somewhat pitted.

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