Head of Osiris figurine

Nubian
Napatan Period (?)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nubia, Semna, Room A of the Taharqa Temple

Dimensions

Height: 7.8 cm.; Width: 2.5 cm.

Accession Number

24.1870

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of bronze figure of Osiris wearing white crown.

Provenance

From Room A of the Taharqa Temple. February 2, 1924: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition