Egyptian bronze figure of OsirisE193
A votive bronze figure depicting the god Osiris.
Egypt, Late Dynastic Period, 730-332 BC
6.5 x 2.2 cms, 8cms including stand
Minor losses as seen in the photographs, mounted on a crude black painted wood stand
Ex. collection: Alfred Theodore Arber-Cooke (c.1905-1993), thence by family descent; collection acquired from the 1930s to the 1970s. Arber-Cooke was a keen amateur antiquarian and author of two books on British archaeology.