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Figurine of the Apis bull

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Bronze figurine of the Apis bull. There are incised saddle and markings. The bull wears the sun disc and uraeus. The bull is walking forward on a base.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza [Excav. date] February, 24, 1927

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–343 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1706

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture