Figure of Osiris



Accession Number
W2007C
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Votive offerings case
Object Type
Sculpture, Statue
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Measurements
Height: 73mm | Width: 14mm | Depth: 8mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian
Divine Name
Osiris

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Description

A copper alloy votive figure of Osiris. It is from the collection of Lord Aberdare, transferred by the National Museum of Wales Cardiff. It probably dates to the Graeco-Roman Period.

Weight (grams)

12g

Other Identity
24.85/7 (Cardiff Museum number written on the object in white ink)
Previous Owners
Henry Bruce, 2nd Baron Aberdare (1851–1929) | National Museum of Wales, Cardiff
Acquisition
Gift, National Museum of Wales, Cardiff (05 Dec 1983)
Last modified: 14 Apr 2022

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