Horus the Child (Harpocrates) Figure



Statuette of Harpocrates holding a finger to his mouth, seated on a lotus flower. An anonymous donation to the Museum made after the First World War. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Treated with Benzotriazole (BTA) 1985.. Incomplete. Corroded. Surface has sodium acetate hydrate and a sodium copper carbonate acetate. In the museum's collection for many years but original source so far unknown. Accessioned in 1978.