Statuette fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Room E, Temple of Isis

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.0 x 0.95 cm (1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-182

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Beard of statuette of god, probably Osiris, with traces of gilding.

Provenance

From Giza, Temple of Isis, room E. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition