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Statuette fragment

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Beard of statuette of god, probably Osiris, with traces of gilding.

Provenance

From Giza, Temple of Isis, room E. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.0 x 0.95 cm (1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-182

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture