Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, east of G 7052

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 1.2 x 0.9 cm (1 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-125

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Upper fragment of Isis amulet, seated and suckling Horus. Ring at back for suspension, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Street 7000, east of G 7052, 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