Checked content


Object +/−
Object type Statuette
English: Mourner. Could be Isis mourning Osiris
Français : Figure de pleureuse. Pourrait être Isis pleurant Osiris
Português: Possível representação de Ísis lamentando a perda de Osíris
Date Eighteenth dynasty (between circa 1550 and circa 1292 BC)
Français : Terre modelée, peinte, polie et cuite
English: Shaped, painted, and polished terra cotta
Dimensions Height: 24.3 cm (9.6 in). Width: 21.5 cm (8.5 in).
Egypte pharaonique, room 15: La momie. Sully, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Egyptian Antiquities).
Accession number E 2747 Info non-talk.svg
Français : Rare exemple de sculpture égyptienne en terre
English: Rare sample of egyptian terra cotta sculpture
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 19170

Photograph +/−
Date 3 July 2006
Photographer Gérard Ducher ( user:Néfermaât)
Source Own work
( Reusing this file)
w:en:Creative Commons
attribution share alike
This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic license.
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of the work).
  • share alike – If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same or similar license to this one.

The following pages on Schools Wikipedia link to this image (list may be incomplete):


A background to Schools Wikipedia

SOS Children chose the best bits of Wikipedia to help you learn. SOS Children is a global charity founded in 1949 to give children who have lost everything the childhood they deserve. Find out more about sponsoring a child.