AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE OSIRIS
THIRD INTERMEDIATE PERIOD, DYNASTY XXI-XXII, 1070-712 B.C.
Solid cast, depicted mummiform with the arms folded across the chest, his fisted hands emerging from beneath his vestment, right over left, holding a crook and a flail, their shafts in both hands, wearing a multi-strand broad collar, cuffed bracelets, and an atef-crown fronted by a uraeus, his features well modelled, the arching brows and almond-shaped eyes recessed for now-missing inlays, the plaited chin beard curved at its tip, a tenon below the feet for insertion
13 5/16 in. (33.8 cm.) high excluding tenon