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Statuette
Date Made/Found: 332-30 BC
Material and Medium: Bronze
Dimensions: 76 x 19 x 95mm (3 x 3/4 x 3 3/4in.)
Place Object Found: Egypt
Department: Archaeology
Accession Number: J11.5.81.27
The is ancient Egpytian statuette of the Apis Bull. It has a tang under the base showing it was originally attached to a larger base.

The Apis Bull was a sacred animal who was seen as the ba, or spirit, of the creator god Ptah. There was only one Apis Bull kept at a time and when it died it was mummified.
Display Location: Weston Park Museum

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