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Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 x 4.4 x 1.6 cm (2 13/16 x 1 3/4 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.62.94

Medium or Technique

Green glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Seated Isis suckling Horus. Glaze much worn, head of Horus missing, hole in the back for suspension.

Provenance

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt. 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt