Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

57.450

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Seated figurine of Isis crowned with horns and sun disc suckling Horus. Crude. Blue faience.

Provenance

Luigi Vassalli Collection (1812-1887); by 1957: Horace L. Mayer Collection; 1957: gift of Horace L. Mayer.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer