God's throne supported by two striding lions
- Ptolemaic Period
- 332–30 B.C.
- From Egypt
- cupreous metal
- H. 8.8 × W. 6.1 × D. 9.8 cm (3 1/16 × 2 3/8 × 3 7/8 in.)
- Credit Line:
- Gift of Lily S. Place, 1923
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 134
This throne has fittings for a separate statuette of a seated god. The lions forming the sides of the seat indicate Harpokrates or another god with royal associations would have been depicted.