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7 bronze Osiris figures & others

7 bronze Osiris figures and fragments of at least 3 others

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 600; 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

5.8 x 3.9 x 2.1 cm (2 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-320

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment