Egyptian blue and yellow faience Harpocrates amuletSS148
A miniature blue and yellow glazed faience amulet depicting Harpocrates.
Egypt, Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 BC
1.7 x 1.1 cms
Intact as shown
Ex. collection: Alfred Theodore Arber-Cooke (c.1905-1993), thence by family descent; collection acquired from the 1930s to the 1970s. Arber-Cooke was a keen amateur antiquarian and author of two books on British archaeology.