Fragment of a Statue of the Child Horus
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
2nd-3rd century C.E.
5 3/8 x 3 3/16 x 1 7/16 in. (13.7 x 8.1 x 3.7 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
Lower part of a terracotta statuette of the child Horus standing. Figure is nude. Left arm held against body and clasps in the hand a small bird. Cast hollow in two part mold.
Condition: Poor, approximately half of the figure is preserved. Large portion of base missing. Statuette was made in two parts.
This item is not on view
Fragment of a Statue of the Child Horus, 2nd-3rd century C.E. Terracotta, pigment, 5 3/8 x 3 3/16 x 1 7/16 in. (13.7 x 8.1 x 3.7 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, 16.277. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.277_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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