Figurine: Harpocrates


Thumbnail of Figurine: Harpocrates (1985.17.0003)

Detailed Images

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Figurine: Harpocrates   (1985.17.0003)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Roman Empire, 1st - 2nd century CE
Culture Roman
Location On Exhibitin the Ancient Mediterranean exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 14.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 6.8 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 5.1 cm
Weight 662 g
Measuring Remarks Depth and width measurements taken at base of the object.
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Cast(?)
Munsell Color Information Pale Green (10GY 6/2) -light area on base Black (N 2/ 3.1% R) -on body Grayish Yellow Green (5GY 5/2) -on body

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Betty Ann Knight in Memory of Mrs. A. R. Knight
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.