Skip to main content

Burial: E.GA.2918.1943

An image of Burial

Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information


Osiride figure, with different base

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.44 m

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, Robert Grenville, Major

Components of the work

Inlay: composed of glass

Materials used in production

Wood Linen

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.2918.1943
Primary reference Number: 57346
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 16 August 2021 Last processed: Monday 16 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Burial" Web page available at: Accessed: 2021-12-07 09:52:17

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=|title=Burial|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-12-07 09:52:17|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

<div class="text-center my-3"> <figure class="figure"> <img src="" alt="burial" class="img-fluid" /> <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">burial</figcaption> </figure> </div>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like


Accession Number: E.317.1932


Accession Number: E.29.1955

Gilded wooden ba bird

Accession Number: E.95.1937

The burial of the Scottish Regalia

Accession Number: PD.16-2000

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...

University of Cambridge Museums logo
Arts Council England Logo
Research England logo
The Technology Partnership logo
Brewin Dolphin Logo