Harpokrates or another child god with the club of Herakles

Green faience | 1.4in | 332-30 BC

Unknown Artist

Harpokrates was frequently represented in Hellenistic form. In this small amulet where the child-god is recognizable by the finger to his mouth, he also holds the knobby club of Herakles. The identification of Harpokrates and Herakles seems to go bac...
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