Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St.7000

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-404

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small Isis and Horus amulet: head dress broken off, bored through plaster at the back, blue glaze, soft white paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St.7000. 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