Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street east of G 7060, in debris

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.3 x 0.8 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Seated and suckling Horus. Upper part broken off and missing. Light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street east of G 7060, in debris. 1926: 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