Statue of Osiris



Accession Number
EC63/4
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Votive offerings case
Object Type
Sculpture, Statue
Period
Late Period
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Measurements
Height: 91mm | Width: 16mm | Depth: 10mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian
Divine Name
Osiris

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Description

A votive Osiris figurine. It is crudely moulded with a flat back. This probably dates to the Graeco-Roman Period.

Weight (grams)

14g

Other Identity
W104–112 (numbers no longer in use)
Previous Owners
Robert de Rustafjaell (1859–1943) | Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)
Acquisition
Long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 14 Apr 2022

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