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Statuette of the god Horus

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Limestone statuette of the god Horus in the form of a falcon, with knob on his head.

Provenance

By unknown date: Lt. Commander Henry H. Gorringe; by 1979: with Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Jacques; 1979: given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Jacques.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Jacques

Egyptian, Greco-Roman Period, 305 B.C.–A.D. 310

Dimensions

Height x length: 41 x 25 cm (16 1/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.546

Medium or Technique

Stone; Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture