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Ptah-Sokar-Osiris

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–31
760–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .349 H. .104 W.

Accession Number

72.4080

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Painted all over; dull red ground; yellow stripe with black hieroglyphics; pale green headdress; green face; elaborate necklace; beard.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way