Game piece in the form of Harpokrates
1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.
Overall: 2.9 x 1.5 x 1.4 cm (1 1/8 x 9/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Mottled blue and green glazed faience game piece in the form of seated Harpokrates holding his index finger to his mouth
By August, 1996: acquired in a mixed lot of antiquities from Tajan Auction, Paris by Jerome M. Eisenberg; 2005: given to the MFA by Jerome Eisenberg.
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg