ALEXANDRINIAN/FAYUM TERRACOTTA OF HARPOCRATES

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ALEXANDRINIAN/FAYUM TERRACOTTA OF HARPOCRATES

Crowned naked child Harpocrates with finger to his mouth on horse galloping to the right; the horse is holding its head slightly in ¾ view, cornucopiae and vase beneath.
Traces of red paint.

Ex priv. coll. G.M.R.H., England
Dim. 13,4×10 cm. Intact, apart from small fire-crack.

2nd-3rd cent. AD

cf. A. Wiese, Antiek Sammlun Basel un Sammlung Ludwig, Aegyptische Abteilung, Mainz 2001, p. 221 nr. 151b

 1.850

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