Inscribed Steatite Statue of a Winged Goddess Presenting Osiris

Egyptian black steatite fragment of a goddess statue offering an osiris, inscribed on the back, Late Period, ca. 712-332 BC.

$3,450.00


Product Description

Fragmentary (only head missing) statue of a winged goddess offering an osiris. Dorsal pilar with fine hieroglyphic inscriptions wishing a good and long life to Ankhor, the sponsor of this ex voto. Fine carving of the osiris, the wings and legs of the deity.

Dimensions

10.5cm H., 3.1cm L., 6.2cm D.

Condition Report

Fragmentary and worn as shown. Head of the goddess missing, but strong presence.

Provenance

Private french collection J.M. With french passport.
Culture Egyptian
Period Late Period
Material Stone
Category Statues