Copper alloy figure of Osiris; incised collar; silver inlay; tang at the rear of the hollow square plinth; dedicatory text on sides of plinth.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 17.6 centimetres
- Width: 4 centimetres
Inscription CommentIncised. 1 horizontal register on 2 sides of plinth; personal dedication
1 January 1990
This is an archive treatment with no recorded date.Bronze immersed in sol. of calgon and heated in the oven. Then treated with sulphuric and sodium carbonate to remove red cupric oxide.. Rub with ammonia to remove replated copper. Placed in electrlytic tank. removed from tank in July. Placed in sol of benzotriazole for 24hrs under vacuum. Dried for 24hrs. given a coat of Incralac for protection.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA2235
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