Egyptian Bronze Statuette of Harpocrates

Item Description

C. 664-30 – Late Period-Ptolemaic

A solid bronze statuette of the nude, seated deity Harpocrates, also known as Horus the Child. The deity is portrayed with his index finger held to the chin and wearing a Nemes headdress with uraeus to the front and with feet secured on a plinth.

Although one arm and part of the headdress are missing, it is in good condition with nice carvings. Stand included.

Ref: Similar example in the National Museum of Asian Art, accession number F1908.48

Provenance: Ex D. S. Collection, West Sussex, collected in the 1990’s-2000’s.

Size: 102mm height (without stand)
118mm height with stand



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