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Figurine of the Apis bull

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Figurine of the Apis bull. There is a disc on its head. There is incised decoration on the back. The bull is walking forward on a base.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7632 A pit [Excav. date] Feb. 16, 1915

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.986

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture