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Apis, Bull of Memphis
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Apis, Bull of Memphis


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description A scarab with wings is engraved on the bull's neck, and a saddle with two more pairs of wings are engraved on the back.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
4/30/1957Treatmentcleaned
9/17/1959Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, [date of acquisition unknown] by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
664-332 BC (Late Period)
Medium
cast bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.418
Measurements
H: 7 x L: 5 5/8 in. (17.8 x 14.3 cm)
Geography
  • Egypt, Giza, Pyramids (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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