Figure of the Child Horus Standing
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Late Period, Saite Period (probably)
2 1/2 × 11/16 × 5/8 in. (6.3 × 1.7 × 1.6 cm) (show scale)
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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 the Child Horus Standing, 664-525 B.C.E. Faience, 2 1/2 × 11/16 × 5/8 in. (6.3 × 1.7 × 1.6 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, 16.580.61. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 16.580.61.jpg)
overall, 16.580.61.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Dark red-purple faience figure of the child Horus standing. Body nude with left leg advanced, left arm at side and right hand held at mouth. Side-lock on head. Arms in the round. Plinth piereced horizontally.
Condition: Both feet missing. Object of fine quality of its type. Glaze worn on body.
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