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Figurine: E.8.1955

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Woman, standing, carrying figure of Horus child

Measurements and weight

Height: 17 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1955) by Elderton, William Palin, Sir


Twenty-fifth Dynasty
Circa -747 - Circa 657 -656

Components of the work

Statue: composed of copper alloy ( bronze) Base: composed of wood

Techniques used in production

Cast (process) : Carved

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.8.1955
Primary reference Number: 62858
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 19 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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