A Romano-Egyptian terracotta depicting Harpokrates
Lot 354*
A Romano-Egyptian terracotta group
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,672) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A Romano-Egyptian terracotta group
Circa 1st Century B.C./A.D.
Depicting the god Harpokrates with plump features, wearing a long robe and rolled fillet, with the typical sidelock and finger brought up to his mouth, accompanied by a nude child carrying a hydria, 9½in (24cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Jean-André Périchon-Bey (1860-1929), Rodah and Paris, acquired before 1903.

    Published:
    J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2005, no. 177; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 189.
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