Lot 304

Egyptian Limestone Statuette of Isis Nursing Harpocrates (Horus), Ptolemaic Period, 332–30 B.C.
the goddess modelled seated with throne headdress and tripartite wig, the child naked with single lock of hair on the right side of his head, height 5.5 in — 14 cm

Literature:
https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/548310

Note:
Images of Isis as a nursing mother were believed to provide protection to women and children.

Estimate: $1,000—1,500

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Closing Bid:

$1,900

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