Statuette of Osiris, god of the dead
Late Period, Dynasty 26
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)
Osiris. Seated figure. Headdress of plumes and rams’ horns, holding crook and whip. Inscribed round base “Osiris give life to Wadjeterdis, daughter fo Ankh-tef, begotten of the lady of the house Isis-khebit”.
Giza, tomb G 7632 hall A I. February 18, 1925: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.
(Accession Date: February 15, 1925)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition