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Head of Osiris figurine

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Head of bronze figure of Osiris wearing white crown.

Provenance

From Room A of the Taharqa Temple. February 2, 1924: 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, Napatan Period (?),

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 7.8 cm.; Width: 2.5 cm.

Accession Number

24.1870

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture