Statuette of the Child Horus
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
4 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. (11.6 x 4.5 x 2.9 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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Statuette of the Child Horus. 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)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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Terracotta 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.
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