London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
AN EGYPTO-PERSIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF HARPOCRATES
CIRCA 6TH-5TH CENTURY B.C.
The seated god shown wearing a tightly-fitting 'blue' crown with detailed roundels and coiled uraeus, pierced ear-lobes, and a ram-headed pendant tied with a cord at the nape of this neck, socket on right side of head to hold missing side-lock, mounted
5½ in. (14 cm.) high
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