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Object Number: E14285
Current Location: Egypt (Mummies) Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Gold
Iconography:Osiris
Credit Line:Purchased from Nicolas Tano, 1924

Description

Statue of Osiris, ruler of the Underworld represented as a mummy. He holds a shepherd's crook and flail, symbols Egyptian kingship. An inscription appears on 3 sides of the base. It names the person who originally presented this votive statue to the god.


Bibliography:

[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 115View Objects cited in this Publication

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