Egyptian Ptah Sokar Osiris, 21" Tall
Egypt - Late Period,Ptolemaic, Dynasty, 305-30 B.C.Size:21”H.
Description:Carved hardwood standing Osiris, mummiform figure wearing the royal wig and beard, fine relief carved facial figures. Wearing the separately carved double feather crown with horns. Long block platform, with a faded black painted glyph band. Some remaining traces of black and white surface pigment, multicolor crown. Some very minor ancient losses on right side of wig and shoulder, otherwise intact.Provenance:Private NYC collection, brought to USA prior to 1948, to present owner by descent.