Figure of Horus
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ptolemaic Period (or later)
This item is not on view
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
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Figure of Horus. Faience, 1 7/8 x 9/16 in. (4.8 x 1.5 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, 16.428. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.428.jpg)
overall, 16.428.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Blue-green faience figure of Horus (or Re-Harakhti) seated as amulet. Human body, hawk head with large sun or moon disk. Hands held against thighs. Loop on back of disk.
Condition: Glaze worn. Intact.
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