Small Statuette of the Child Horus Seated
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
664-332 B.C.E. or 332-30 B.C.E.
Late Period, Saite Period or Ptolemaic Period
4 3/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 7/16 in. (12 × 3.8 × 3.7 cm) (show scale)
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Small Statuette of the Child Horus Seated, 664-332 B.C.E. or 332-30 B.C.E. Bronze, 4 3/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 7/16 in. (12 × 3.8 × 3.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.535E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.535E_view01.jpg)
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One nude seated (w/out seat) youthful Horus. He holds the finger of his right hand to his mouht. He wears broad collars and skull cap with Uraeus and side lock.
Condition: The entire surface is covered with a copper-black patina. The figure lacks the lower left arm, the upper left being attached to the shoulder via shellac after becoming loose. Break across the right calf more recent. Solid cast.
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