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Statuette of Amen-Ra (?)

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Bronze statue of Amen-Ra? He wears a helmet with solar disc and plumes and a false beard. His hands are crossed in front holding a scepter. Incised lines decorate the scepter and the plumes.

Provenance

Egypt

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Egyptian, Late or Greco-Roman Period, 760–30 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.571

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture