Jubilee relief of Osorkon II

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22, reign of
874–850 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Bubastis, Hall of Osorkon II

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 104.5 x 85.5 x 61 cm (41 1/8 x 33 11/16 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

90.235

Medium or Technique

Granite

On View

Egypt: Sculpture and Tomb Chapels (Gallery 209)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Aswan granite; whole front covered with hieroglyphs; four human figures on upper row in front; four others below; daub of red paint in middle.

Provenance

From Bubastis, hall of Osorkon II. 1887–88: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; 1890: given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1890)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription