Seated Harpocrates with Jar
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
6 11/16 x 4 5/16 x 1 13/16 in. (17 x 10.9 x 4.6 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
Seated terra cotta statuette of the child Horus weraing the side-lock of youth. On top of his head a very small crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. Right hand held to mouth, left hand supports a circular jar. He is clad in loose flowing garment with heart amulet suspended around neck. Cast hollow in two part mould.
Condition: small break in head. Front surface worn.
This item is not on view
Seated Harpocrates with Jar, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Terracotta, pigment, 6 11/16 x 4 5/16 x 1 13/16 in. (17 x 10.9 x 4.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.213. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.213_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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