Third Intermediate Period
Head from a statue of Osorkon II. The king wears a nemes headdress whose uraeus is now lost. The eyes may have originally been inlayed. The body of this statue is housed in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.
Purchased from D. G. Kelekian, 1926
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)
[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 106-107
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum.
: Page/Fig./Plate: 25/17
[Book] Mysliwiec, Karol. Royal Portraiture of The Dynasties XXI-XXX.
[Book] 1960. Egyptian Sculpture of the Late Period 700 B.C to A.D 100. : Page/Fig./Plate: 2
[Book] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. The Egyptian Collections of the University Museum. 60. : Page/Fig./Plate: Cover
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