Hematite intaglio: Mummy of Osiris


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 169

Mummy of Osiris carried on the back of a lion, accompanied by Anubis and flanked by two winged goddesses (Isis and Nephthys), inscribed around margin: bainchoooch abrasax, and on reverse two lines of characters with the seven Greek vowels in order

Hematite intaglio: Mummy of Osiris, Hematite, Roman

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