Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, Tell Dafana

Dimensions

.023 H.

Accession Number

87.620

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Dull blue-green glaze, worn off; Isis wears high lotus crown. 87.614-87.624 a set

Provenance

From the ancient town, near Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription