Figure of a winged, bearded deity of Dionysus type, fragment

Historical period(s)
late 3rd-early 2nd century BCE
H x W x D: 24.1 × 10.8 × 7.7 cm (9 1/2 × 4 1/4 × 3 1/16 in)
Egypt, probably Alexandria
Credit Line
Gift of The American Foundation for the Study of Man (Wendell and Merilyn Phillips Collection)
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view
Metalwork, Sculpture


Egypt, figure, man, Wendell and Merilyn Phillips collection
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Wendell Phillips. Qataban and Sheba. New York. .
  • Berta Segall. Sculpture from Arabia Felix: The Hellenistic Period. vol. 59, no. 3, 1955. p. 213ff.
Collection Area(s)
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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