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Figure of Hapy, one of the four sons of Horus

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Baboon-headed standing figure; blue-green wig with balck stipes on side; arms and legs undefined (mummiform-like). Detailed in red, yellow, white, and lbue-green on the central design in the shape of a series of upward facing semi-circles banded in stripes, dots or triangle patterns.

Provenance

By 1995: Cyril F. and Josephine S. Hetsko collection; 1995: given to the MFA by Cyril F. and Josephine S. Hetsko.

Credit Line

Gift of Cyril F. Hetsko and Josephine S. Hetsko

Egyptian, Late Period, Dyn. 27–Hellenistic Period (Ptolema, 525–30 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 32 x 9 cm (12 5/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1995.150

Medium or Technique

Wood and polychrome

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture