BRONZE FIGURE OF OSIRIS

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BRONZE FIGURE OF OSIRIS
God of the Underworld, standing mummiform, holding crook and flail in his crossed hands, wearing long grooved beard and the Atef crown of Upper Egypt on his head with a frontal uraeus. Dark patina. Traces of guilt. Mounted. Intact.
H. 14,3 cm.

Ex priv. coll. V.der H., Netherlands
Late Period, 6th – 4th cent. BC

cf. G. Steindorf, Egyptian Sculpture, Baltimore 1946, no. 597;

 5.950

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