Base and feet of Osiris statuette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, between 520 and circ. well B-1000

Dimensions

Other: 7.4 x 8.7 x 16 cm (2 15/16 x 3 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-263.10

Medium or Technique

Gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is the base and feet of an Osiris statue and is part of the same statue, but does not join 16-3-27, the torso from neck to knees. See Related for parts of whole.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between 520 and circ. well B-1000. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition