Jubilee relief of Osorkon II

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dyn. 22, reign of Osorkon II
874–850 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Bubastis, Hall of Osorkon II

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 99.5 x 123.5 x 43 cm (39 3/16 x 48 5/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

89.557

Medium or Technique

Granite

On View

Egypt: Sculpture and Tomb Chapels (Gallery 209)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Aswan granite; Amen enthoned and approached by priests, who kneel in homage.

Provenance

From Bubastis, great temple of Bastet, festival hall of Osorkon II. 1887–88: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; awarded to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; April 12, 1888, presented to the MFA at the Sixth Annual General Meeting of the Egypt Exploration Fund, through the Reverend W. C. Winslow. (Accession Date: January 1, 1889)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription