Statuette of Harpocrates

Statuette of Harpocrates

304-30 BC

Bronze, solid cast

Overall: 18.6 x 5.7 x 10.5 cm (7 5/16 x 2 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)

Bequest of John L. Severance 1942.777

Description

Horus the Child (Harpocrates) was always shown in the childish attitude of holding a finger to his mouth.

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