<em>The God Osiris</em>, ca. 595-525 B.C.E. Green siltstone or greywacke, 8 1/16 × 5 1/16 × 2 11/16 in., 4 lb. (20.5 × 12.8 × 6.8 cm, 1.81kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 48.163. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 48.163_overall_PS9.jpg)

The God Osiris

Medium: Green siltstone or greywacke

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 595-525 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 1/16 × 5 1/16 × 2 11/16 in., 4 lb. (20.5 × 12.8 × 6.8 cm, 1.81kg)

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Accession Number: 48.163

Image: 48.163_overall_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Green slate head of a king (or Osiris?) wearing White Crown on front of which is uraeus with long body. Remains of curled beard with strap. Conventionalized features, eyebrows in high relief, short puckered mouth. Fine quality. At back uninscribed plinth of obelisk form. Condition: Preserved portion intact. Face is preserved to chin. Lower left side of face lost.

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