Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit G 7777 J, in debris

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.2 x 1 x 0.7 cm (7/8 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1423

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small faience statuette: Isis (sitting), holding Horus on her lap. Green color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from pit G 7777 J, in radim. 1928 : 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