Egyptian Gilded Wood Figure of Osiris

Added bronze and glass inlays. Dedicatory hieroglyphic inscription around the base

Third Intermediate Period, Dynasties XXI-XXV, circa 946-735 BC

Right ht: 21 11/16 in. (55 cm.) w: 5 7/8 in. (15 cm.)

(Max. Measurements)

#0361

private European collection, 1960’s

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVI. (New York, 2017) p. 11 Antiquarium Ltd.; The Good Life. Luxury Objects of the Ancient World (New York, 1999) p.10

Comparandum: Christie’s; Antiquities (London, 04.26.2012) lot. 200 Brooklyn Museum, New York acc. nos: 37.1375Ea-b; 58.94 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles acc. no. M.60.35.8