Late Period, Dynasty 26–30
Object Place: Egypt, From San-el-Hagar
Overall: 11 x 5.4 x 1.9 cm (4 5/16 x 2 1/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Isis and Horus “sculpture - elaborately worked specimen of Egyptian porcelain clay modeling. Features, sharp and perfect characterstics of Egyptian race. Colors green and red. Leaf pattern on side of throne.” In two pieces.
From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription