Egyptian Gilded Wood Figure of Osiris

An Egyptian gilded wood figure of Osiris with original glass eyes and bronze fittings, including false beard and cosmetic lines.

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

Left ht: 20 7/8 in. (53 cm.) w: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)

(Max. Measurements)


private European collection, 1960’s

Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XVI. (New York, 2017) 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