Figurine of the Apis bull

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7632 A, Pit

Dimensions

Length: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.986

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine of the Apis bull. There is a disc on its head. There is incised decoration on the back. The bull is walking forward on a base.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7632 A pit [Excav. date] Feb. 16, 1915

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition