Statue of Osiris



Accession Number
W102
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Gods case
Object Type
Sculpture, Statue
Periods
Late Period to Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Measurements
Height: 178mm | Width: 52mm | Depth: 55mm
Number of Elements
1
Divine Name
Osiris

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Description

A copper alloy statue of an enthroned Osiris. The seat of the figure is missing. It was purchased by Wellcome in 1906 from the collection of Robert de Rustafjaell.

Bibliography

Anonymous. 1996. The face of Egypt: Swansea Festival exhibition: 5 October 1996–5 January 1997. Swansea: Glynn Vivian Art Gallery. [Cat. 49]