Terracotta figurine of standing Harpocrates (Horus-the-child) with round pot and amphora; the characteristic finger to mouth signals the child-like nature of the god. Naked except for headdress. Statue is hollow and front of base (feet) broken off. Ehnasya, Egypt.

Catalog Number: YPM ANT 243108
Department: Anthropology
Summary Data: Terracotta figurine of standing Harpocrates (Horus-the-child) with round pot and amphora; the characteristic finger to mouth signals the child-like nature of the god. Naked except for headdress. Statue is hollow and front of base (feet) broken off. Ehnasya, Egypt.
Description: ANT number 243108; lot count 1
Materials: ceramic
Function: containers (pots, etc.)
Culture Group: Egypt
Culture Period: Greco-Roman
Locality: Africa; Egypt
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ANT.243108 Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History; photo by J. Domian, 2006 metadata updated: 17 Feb 2018 11:04:38
ANT.243108 Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History: photo by Div. of Anthropology, Yale Peabody Museum, 2009 http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj ; metadata updated 2019-01-15 19:04:05
ANT.243108 Digital Image: Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History: photo by Mealey, B., 2008 http://hdl.handle.net/10079/8931zqj ; metadata updated 2019-01-15 19:04:05
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