Amulet of Osiris

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period


Dimensions

Height: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1372

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Votive figurine of Osiris, with feathered headdress.

Provenance

From Mesheikh (quarry). Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition