Horus the Child (Harpocrates) Figure



Bronze stauette of Horus the Child (Harpocrates). Seated. Broken below the knees. Accompanied by a letter headed note: THE METROPOLITTAN MUSEUM OF ART. Department of Egyptian Art. “Bronze seated figure of Harpocrates (Har-pa-khrod, Horus the child) waering the royal uraeus on his brow and the side-lock of youth. XXVI Dyn. to Ptolemaic period (possibly as early as XVII Dyn.).”