Amulet of Isis and Horus
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), El-Kurru, Ku 53B
Height: 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue glazed faience female figure seated and suckling child. Crowned with horns and disc. Suspension ring through top of head.
From el-Kurru. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition