Bronze Osiris statue

Egyptian
Late Period
760–343 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7632 A, Pit

Dimensions

Height: 19.4 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.989

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze Osiris statue. He is wearing the Atef crown and a beard. He holds the crook and flail. It is in poor condition. Some of the crown is broken off. The surface is very corroded. There is an iron pin at the base.

Provenance

Findspot Information: [Excav. date] Feb. 16, 1925. From Giza: G 7632 A pit.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition