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Egyptian bronze enthroned Osiris Iah EGYPTIAN BRONZE ENTHRONED OSIRIS IAH

Mummiform, wearing tripartite wig with uraeus surmounted by a crescent moon and sun disk. He holds the crook and flail crossed over his chest.
A rare syncretistic form of Osiris as the moon god.

XXVIth Dynasty, 664-525 BC

H. 4 in. (10 cm.)

Ex French collection.


Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 187.

BLP1014
$12,500


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