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Statuette of an adorant from a group with a god

Period:
Ptolemaic Period
Date:
332–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Cupreous metal
Dimensions:
H. 3.8 × W. 1.4 × D. 1.6cm (1 1/2 × 9/16 × 5/8 in.) H. (with tang): 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1408
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 134
Small statuettes of worshipers could accompany divine statuettes, as in 04.2.403.
Acquired by Lord Carnarvon (d. 1923) in Cairo. Carnarvon Collection purchased by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.

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