Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave. G 2, Temple Mastaba, G 7120

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

25.1792

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Isis suckling Horus, green.

Provenance

From Giza. Avenue G 2, Temple Mastaba, G 7120. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition