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Object Number: E16199
Current Location: Egypt (Mummies) Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Tanis
Period: Third Intermediate Period
Twenty-Second Dynasty
Date Made: 874-835 BC
Early Date: -874
Late Date: -835
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Diorite
Porphyry
Technique:Inlaid (uncertain)
Iconography:Osorkon II
Height: 33cm
Width: 30.8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from D. G. Kelekian, 1926
Other Number0324 - Cast Number

Description

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.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 106-107View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 25/17View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Mysliwiec, Karol. Royal Portraiture of The Dynasties XXI-XXX.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] 1960. Egyptian Sculpture of the Late Period 700 B.C to A.D 100. : Page/Fig./Plate: 2View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. The Egyptian Collections of the University Museum. 60. : Page/Fig./Plate: CoverView Objects cited in this Publication

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