Statuette of the Child Horus
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
3rd century C.E.
4 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. (11.6 x 4.5 x 2.9 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
Terra cotta statuette of the child Horus, nude and seated. Phallic type. Side lock of youth on right side of head. Left hand supports cornucopia (?). Back and base flat. Cast solid in one piece mould.
Condition: Entire surface worn and pitted.
This item is not on view
Statuette of the Child Horus, 3rd century C.E. Terracotta, pigment, 4 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. (11.6 x 4.5 x 2.9 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, 16.297. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.297_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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