Amulet of Osiris
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia
Other: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bone or ivory
Not On View
Bone or Ivory, Osiris figure; top of head broken and missing; ring at back of neck.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: January 1, 1924)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition