Statuette of Osiris
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Quarry
Length: 17.3 cm (6 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze votive statue of Osiris with the Atef crown. It is heavily patinated. The bronze is split open on the body. He wears a beard. He is holding the crook and flail.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / quarry.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition