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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] 1985. The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.. National Museum of History, Republic of China. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 115View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. 1-167 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 40View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 72View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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