London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
A ROMANO-EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF THE INFANT HORUS SITTING ON A LOTUS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C./A.D.
The chubby naked child with characteristic curling hair with top-knot at the front and central plait, crowned by a small double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt, with right forefinger to his lips, holding a bowl and snake(?) in his left hand, restored lower column, mounted
4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high
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