Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Statuette of Ptah, god of the capital Memphis and patron of artisans
Egypt
8th–7th century BCE
Bronze
H: 15.5; W: 5 cm
Bequest of Norbert Schimmel, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 91.71.223
 
 


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir