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Image number: RS.9373
Credit: © The Royal Society
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Statuette of an Egyptian God

Date

17th century

Creator

Henry Hunt (d.1713, British), Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Material

Dimensions

height (drawing): 152mm
width (drawing): 128mm

Subject

Description

Study of a statuette [?] showing a bald male figure holding a cockerel and a drinking vessel. Inscribed below: “an Egiptian God” and with the monogram of Henry Hunt, Operator for the Royal Society.

Associated place

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   > Africa
      > Egypt