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Ptah-Sokar-Osiris and Horus

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Very much like 03.1625 and 03.1627. (d) Hawk set in the plinth in front of Osiris; crowned with feathers and disc.


Said to be from Dendara. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1626a-d, 03.1627a-d) for £6. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

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Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.


Legacy dimension: (a) .37 x .13 x .085 / (b) .465 H. / (c) .215 H. / (d) .165 x .20 H.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Tomb equipment