Statue of Harpokrates

Bronze , H 16 ½

Statue of Harpokrates

Egyptian, Roman period, early 3rd century A.D.

The Egyptian god Horus, son of Osiris and Isis, became the Greco-Egyptian deity Harpokrates. This sculpture exemplifies the Greek influences on Egyptian civilization that occurred in the wake of the Hellenistic age.

Gift of M. H. de Young Endowment Fund


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