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Statuette of an Apis bull

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Provenance

By January 1940, collection of Mrs. John C. Philips; January 1940, lent by Mrs. John C. Phillips; December 15, 1955, lent by John C. Jr. and Arthur H. Phillips; June 9,1959, acquired by MFA. (Accession Date: June 9, 1959)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26 or later, 664–30 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 21.7 x 6.5 x 21.2 cm (8 9/16 x 2 9/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.339

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture