Bust of Jupiter Serapis

Description
Jupiter Serapis was a god who combined elements of Egyptian, Greek and Roman deities. This statue shows him dressed as a Greek man and wearing a ‘modius’ grain basket on his head.
Accession Loan No.
A458
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
bust of Jupiter Serapis
Simple Name
sculpture
Full Name
bust of Jupiter Serapis
Dimensions
whole height 200 mm; whole W 100 mm; whole depth 90 mm
Period Classification
Roman Period - 30 BC-AD 384
Family Group

Material
stone; marble
Collector / Excavator
Bowring, JC
Collection Site Name
Pyramids
Collection Country
Egypt
Collection Area Region
North Africa
Collection Continent
Africa

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