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Standing deity (Bes or Harpokrates)

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Figure of a standing deity with bowed legs, head and shoulders missing

Provenance

From San el-Hagar. 1885: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp,

Accession Number

86.906

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture