Amulet of Isis and Horus
Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Scarab Factor's House
Other: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Deep blue; Isis seated on throne nursing the child Horus. She wears a high spreading headdress.
From Naukratis, Scarab Factory. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over August 1886.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription