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Osiris figurine

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Figure of standing Osiris, badly corroded, with suspension hook for hanging. Upper part of faethers and crown broken off.

Provenance

Excavated at Giza in debris of chamber of pit G 7796 B (field no. 31-1-8), by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition to Giza, January 2, 1930 .

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 6.7 x 2.3 x 1.1 cm (2 5/8 x 7/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1814

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture