Amulet of Isis and Horus

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris pit Mastaba G 7796

Dimensions

Width x height x thickness: 1.8 x 5.1 x 2.4 cm (11/16 x 2 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1822

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Green glazed faience statuette of sitting Isis nursing Horus, faded.

Provenance

From Giza, debris pit Mastaba G 7796. January 1931 : 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