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Jubilee relief of Osorkon II

Aswan granite; Amen enthoned and approached by priests, who kneel in homage.

Provenance

From Bubastis, great temple of Bastet, festival hall of Osorkon II. 1887–88: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; awarded to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; April 12, 1888, presented to the MFA at the Sixth Annual General Meeting of the Egypt Exploration Fund, through the Reverend W. C. Winslow. (Accession Date: January 1, 1889)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dyn. 22, reign of Osorkon II, 874–850 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Bubastis, Egypt

Accession Number

89.557

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief