Statue Fragment


From: Egypt | Tanis

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E16199
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Egypt | Tanis
Period Third Intermediate Period | Twenty-Second Dynasty
Date Made 874-835 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Diorite | Porphyry
Technique Inlaid (uncertain)
Iconography Osorkon II

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.

Height 44.5 cm
Width 25.4 cm
Depth 28 cm
Credit Line Purchased from D. G. Kelekian, 1926
Other Number 0324 - Cast Number

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