Ptah-Sokar-Osiris Figure



Wooden figure of Ptah-Sokar-Osiris on a pedestal. Painted black except for inscribed vertical column. Head-dress is missing. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession number 65912 (case 2304): FIGURE Ptah Seker Aussar, wood, mummified deity, bearded. With feathers of Osiris, rectangular stand. Inscription down the centre of the diety, back and front. Painted red, green, yellow, black and blue.24" x 10 7/8" Damaged and paint chipped in places. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 12 November 1928 (Tabor sale) Lot 215: "Two in-scribed Ptah Seker Ausar Figures in wood".