Fragment of Osiris figurine

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 15

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 2.9 x 0.25 cm (1 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1743

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One small, flat fragment of Osiris figure with whip, crook and short beard.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Pyramid 15. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition