Copper alloy cippus depicting Harpocrates with Bes head above, holding in both hands two serpents and a scorpion, as well as in his left hand a lion and in his right an ibex, standing on two crocodiles, with papyrus column on his right surmounted by Horus falcon wearing unidentified crown, and Nefertem emblem on his left; base reveals part of lead(?) core; smaller figures and texts in hieroglyphic discernible but not legible on both sides; cast from a stone original(?).

An00021774 001 l

Thing

Made Of
copper alloy, ["lead", "?"]
Type of Thing
cippus, ["cast", "?"]

People

Depicted
Harpocrates
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Duane, Matthew

Place

Found In
Egypt
In Gallery
G1/wp8, 17 Dec 2003 Kings Library

Time

Acquired In
1785

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