Ptah-Sokar-Osiris

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


Dimensions

(a)Height x width: 28.2 x 6.6; (b)Length x width: 16.4 x 7.3

Accession Number

72.4079a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Wood; entirely covered with bitumen; surface rough and flaked; no ornamentation; black, rough pedestal with bevelled front.

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