Figurine of Osiris

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

H x W x D 8.6 x 2.3 x 0.9. h x 2 x 0.4 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2500

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Standing figure of Osiris with atef crown

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 501. 1920; 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